Slide glass / Lantern

Registration number
35027
Item name
Slide glass / Lantern 
Category
Photograph
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > South east Queensland > Brisbane
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1986 
Acquisition method
by Dr Donald J. Tugby 
Raw material
photographic emulsion, glass
Dimensions
H: 85 mm W: 85 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Glass slide depicting a crowd of people at the Cosmopolitan Lamington Hotel.

Research notes

Archibald's "Aboriginal Coroboree", consisting of 79 Indigenous men and women; Brisbane May 1901.

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition "Wild Australia: Meston's Wild Australia Show, 1892-1893" curated by Michael Aird and Mandana Mapar, curatorial research Paul Memmott, 20 February - 10 July, 2015.

"From glass negative/lantern slide - no caption. Photo also held John Oxley Library. Is Duke of York's visit 10 May 1901. Possibly George St. Brisbane" [catalogue card note].

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