From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria
- A ohotograph album with red covers. It contains labelled photographs of East Gippsland. On the front cover a label has been glued on. "Taken by Alex Cameron 1898" is written in red pen.
- W-164mm H-133mm D-22mm
- cameron-alex photographs-east-gippsland
- The photographs in this album were taken by Alex Cameron in 1898. The captions have been hand-written'
Owned by Alexander Cameron who arrived in Australia in 1853. Alexander Cameron ("Big Alex") was an early settler on the Snowy River flats. he worked the paddle steamer Cheviot for a while, having a wharf and sheds on the Snowy River in 1900. Later moved to Cann River.
This item is part of the Mary Gilbert Collection.
- Cameron, Alex (Maker)
- This item is associated with the Cameron family, earty settlers of Orbost. The photographs are pictorial records of early East Gippsland.
- on front cover - KODAK
on spine - hand written KODAK
- 24 Dec 2019 at 1:26PM