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Album - Portrait photos Frisch

From the Collection of Warrnambool and District Historical Society Inc. 2 Gilles Street (south of Merri St) Warrnambool Victoria

Description
Brown leather cover with gold figure work over embossing on the front with possibly the letter,”C”. The back cover is entirely embossed. Edges of metal clasp are on front and back cover but clasp part is missing. Gold edges to pages, which are all heavy card. Front inside page has pink briar roses with “Album” on card inserted through it.
Size
W21 H 27 D 6
Object Registration
000250
Keywords
warrnambool, warrnambool photographers, lovewell & co, jordan photographers, daniel clarke
Historical information
A collection of photographs depicting numerous people. Some have been taken by studios such as Lovewell & Co, Hider, Jordan and Daniel Clarke of Warrnambool. Most of the photos are unnamed but of those that are there is a Thom Wickham, E. M. Fleming, Henry and Stanly Frisch. There are also a number of photographs depicting land clearing and wood cutting also a couple of cards, one happy New year and Glaedelig Jul( Danish Merry Christmas)
When Made
Circa 1888
Significance
An album typical of the era with local family connections as well as work by local photographers
Inscriptions & Markings
Jan 17th 1888. To Morris from H Bambrick?
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:10AM