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black and white photographs

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

Description
Two black / white photographs which are designed to fir together to make a panorama. They are of river flats with maize crops and houses in the background. The photographs have been taken from a high point.
Size
H-108mm W-150mm
Object Registration
3251
Keywords
newmerella snowy-river-flats maize-crops photography
Historical information
These photographs were taken from Warren's property at Newmerella. They were taken looking to the north-west.
When Made
first half 20th century -1930s?
Made By
Gilbert, Penuel (Mrs Frank Richardson) (photographer)
Significance
These photographs form an interesting panoramic landscape of the Snowy River flats in Orbost. The method of photographing two scenes and placing them side-by-side was used if a specialist panoramic camera was unavailable.
Inscriptions & Markings
on back - "From Warrens to N.W."
Last updated
27 May 2020 at 11:56AM