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PHOTOGRAPH

From the Collection of Clunes Museum 36 Fraser Street Clunes Victoria

Description
Black and white reproduction of Port Phillip Colonial & Gold Mining Co., Clunes, Victoria, Australia in a light wood timber frame
Size
20cmx24cm
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Object Registration
3835
Keywords
port phillip and colonial gold mining co., richard daintree
Historical information
When Richard Daintree rejoined the Victorian Geological Survey as a field surveyor in January 1859, he pioneered the use of photography in field-work. The glass plates attributed to him by the State Library of Victoria show four images of the mines in Clunes, Victoria, Australia in the 1860's
When Made
ca1861
Made By
Richard Daintree (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
On Reverse: Handwritten in pencil
Port Phillip Co. 1860's Nettleton Photography
glass plate Latrobe Library
Last updated
28 Nov 2019 at 1:18PM