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sepia photograph

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

Description
A large sepia photograph on a cream buff card. It is of a large group of men standing in a street.
Size
H-260mm W-400mm
Object Registration
1353
Keywords
events farmers-convention nixon-frank johnston-john lynn-keith
Historical information
This photograph was taken from the balcony of the Star of the West Hotel. There are three Orbost men in the photograph, front right. They are Frank Nixon, John Johnston and Keith Lynn.
When Made
1910 - 1930
Significance
This item is associated with agriculture which has always been a significant part of Orbost's history. The men in the photograph are prominent early settlers of the Orbost district.
Inscriptions & Markings
on front - "Farmers' Convention at Port Fairy. Frank Nixon, John Johnston, Keith Lynn"
Last updated
9 Oct 2019 at 1:12PM