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Photograph - Star of the West Hotel Port Fairy

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

Description
Albumen coloured photograph of Star of the West Hotel in 1888
Size
29.5cm x 23.5cm
Object Registration
VPFH 62.04B.086
Keywords
charles l tischler, hotel, licencee
Historical information
Photograph taken for Charles L Tischler when he became the licencee of the Star of the West in 1888. Records show that he was only licencee for 1 year.
When Made
1888
Significance
Photograph of Star of the West hotel when Charles L Tischler was the licencee and was a depot for Cobb and Co and had permission to be open until midnight to service travellers.
Inscriptions & Markings
Written in Pen underneath photograph - Davis Photo - Port Fairy
Printed - Star of the West Hotel
PORT FAIRY
Right bottom corner -C L. Tischler, Propr a red X in Texta Museum number- 62.03.626 crossed out in pen -1888
Last updated
13 Mar 2020 at 9:40AM