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black and white photograph

From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria

Description
A black / photograph of trees and a beach with rocks and the ocean in the background. It appears to be a copy of a postcard and has been hand trimmed.
Size
H-110mm W-157mm
Object Registration
1162
Keywords
cape-conran
Historical information
this photograph is of Cape Conran in Far East Gippsland. It appears to be a copy of a commercial postcard available to tourists or East Gippsland residents to send to friends or relatives.Cameras in the early 20th century were not a common family possession and a postcard was a common souvenir and way of sending a short message.
When Made
first half 20th century
Significance
Postcards form a vital part of social and historical records for researchers.
Last updated
16 Apr 2019 at 11:42AM