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From the Collection of Port Fairy Historical Society Museum and Archives 30 Gipps Street Port Fairy 3284

Description
Small hand made model of a shop front from the 1892 almanac.
Size
23w x 18h 16.5d
Object Registration
VPFH 802
Keywords
model, bank street, almanac, alan mewkill, t.storey, tailor
Historical information
This model was part of a panorama consisting of 11 pieces designed from drawings in an 1892 almanac printed by Port Fairy Gazette The panorama was used in the Historical Society rooms in Bank St. On an extended mantel piece, before being relocate to Gipps Street. It was made by a member of the Port Fairy Historical Society Mr Allan mewkill.
When Made
Early 1970's
Made By
Allan Mewkill (Maker)
Significance
This model was made as a part of an eleven piece panorama of the streetscape of Port Fairy in 1892. By a local resident of the town.
Inscriptions & Markings
T. Storey Taiior
Last updated
12 Aug 2020 at 3:21PM