Collection UQFL243 - Sidney Richardson Photographs

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Sidney Richardson Photographs


  • 1884-1893 (Creation)

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1 box.

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Collection previously titled as: Photographs, 1884-1893
Collection alternatively titled as: Sidney Richardson Collection

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211 reproductions of photographs of Queensland towns c1880s-1890s: Bowen, Bundaberg, Cairns, Cairns-Herberton Railway, Charters Towers, Clermont, Cooktown, Gladstone, Herberton. Hughenden, Ingham, Innisfail, Mackay, Maryborough, Mount Morgan, Mourilyan Harbour, Normanton, Port Douglas, Ravenswood, Rockhampton, Station Bores, Thursday Island, Townsville.

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  • English

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View photographs from this collection via UQ eSpace [link]

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Publication note

Material from this collection has been cited in:
Roberts, Pamela, (2013). Black Oxford : the untold stories of Oxford University's black scholars. Oxford Signal Books.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Revised, AM, 04-Mar-2020.
Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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