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photograph album

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

Description
a fabric covered book with gold print - "Photographs" on front cover. It contains an assortment of photographs.
Size
H-173mm W-225mm
Object Registration
1366
Keywords
james-harry photography-orbost-conran-murrungowar
Historical information
Photographs in this album are : forest,creek; Burns Cutting; river with bridge; Tony in his boat (spare print); Murrungowar and three of Conran.
When Made
1900 - 1910
Made By
James, Harry (Maker)
Significance
Henry James (1860-1932) was a well-known identity in the Orbost district.He was a stock agent and auctioneer who helped to establish the seed bean industry in Orbost. He was the second secretary of the Snowy River Shipping Co. as well as a shire councillor and prominent member of MUIOOF.
Inscriptions & Markings
inside front cover - "Photographs taken by Mr Harry James about 1900-10"
Last updated
10 Oct 2019 at 3:10PM