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black and white photograph

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

Description
Three copies of a black / white photograph of a main road, unsealed with wooden buildings on both sides.The building on the right side of the photograph has a verandah with several people standing under the awning, There seems to be two or three young children further down on the edge of the road.
Size
H-100mm W-149mm
Object Registration
3258
Historical information
This photograph has been taken looking down Nicholson Street, Orbost. Temple's Store is on the left and the Club Hotel on the right. The township began to take shape about 1885.
(More information from Newsletter August, 2004 Pauline Wilkinson)
When Made
1889
Significance
This is a very early pictorial record of early Orbost township.
Inscriptions & Markings
on front at bottom - Orbost Main Street
Last updated
3 Jun 2020 at 12:32PM