Collection UQFL20 - Charles Henry Lancaster Papers

Identity area

Reference code

UQFL20

Title

Charles Henry Lancaster Papers

Date(s)

  • 1930-1950 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

1 box.

Context area

Name of creator

(1886-1959)

Biographical history

Charles Henry Lancaster was born in Melbourne Victoria, in 1886. In 1904 he was apprenticed to the Melbourne firm Brooks Robinson Co. Ltd, glass merchants. He attended art classes at the National Gallery of Victoria art school and from 1914 became a regular exhibitor with the Queensland Art Society, later the Royal Queensland Art Society of Queensland. Noted for his local landscapes, in 1924 his work The Old Gum Tree was selected as the Queensland entry in the British Empire Exhibition in London. In 1934 he became a trustee of the Queensland Art Gallery.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Papers, 1930-1950
Collection alternatively titled as: Charles Henry Lancaster Collection.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Biographical notes; newspaper and magazine cuttings; drawings; reviews, Royal Queensland Art Society exhibition catalogues; other art society publications; correspondence; scrap books and indenture document dated 1904.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Uploaded finding aid

Allied materials area

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Existence and location of copies

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Publication note

Material from this collection has been cited in:
Lovell, Sue Rosemary (2010). 'Vida Lahey's Progressive Activism for Children's Art Education', Australian Historical Studies, 41:3, 269-285.

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Alma MMS ID

991003587759703131

Millennium Local System Number

.b19724391

OCLC Number

222660271 ; 1096598535

Libraries Australia ID

21260391 ; 63004931

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Status

Migrated

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.

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