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Slide set: New South Wales (lecture: G.W. Wilson, 60 slides, 1892-1901)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Botany Bay
Slide 2**
Sydney and Sydney Harbour
Slide 3
Sydney and Sydney Harbour
Slide 4

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Slide 5
Sydney, looking N., from Hotel Australia
Slide 6
Sydney, looking S.E., from Hotel Australia
Slide 7
Australian Joint Stock Bank, George Street, Sydney
Slide 8
Town Hall, Sydney
Slide 9
Interior, Town Hall, Sydney
Slide 10
St Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney
Slide 11
General Post Office, Sydney
Slide 12

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Slide 13
Pitt Street, Sydney
Slide 14

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Slide 15
St Mary's Cathedral, from Hyde Park, Sydney
Slide 16

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Slide 17

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Slide 18

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Slide 19
Government House, Sydney
Slide 20
Colonial Offices, Sydney
Slide 21
Public Lands Office, Sydney
Slide 22

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Slide 23

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Slide 24
Lake in Botanic Gardens, Sydney
Slide 25
Farm Cove, Sydney
Slide 26

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Slide 27
The 'Gap,' Watson's Bay
Slide 28

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Slide 29
Ferry Wharf, Mossman's Bay
Slide 30
North Shore Suspension Bridge
Slide 31

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Slide 32**
Katoomba Falls, Blue Mountains
Slide 33
'Three Sisters' Rock, Blue Mountains
Slide 34

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Slide 35
Tree Ferns, Blue Mountains
Slide 36
Blue Mountains, from Wentworth Falls
Slide 37

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Slide 38

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Slide 39
Fitzroy Falls
Slide 40
Bellmore Falls
Slide 41

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Slide 42
Illawarra Coast, near Clifton
Slide 43

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Slide 44
Gigantic Black-butt
Slide 45
Female Kangaroo
Slide 46

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Slide 47
Hawkesbury River Railway Bridge
Slide 48
Newcastle, from Nobby's
Slide 49

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Slide 50
Proprietary Mine, Broken Hill
Slide 51
Crushing and Amalgamating Mill, Proprietary Mine, Broken Hill
Slide 52
Aborigine of New South Wales
Slide 53
Government Black Tracker
Slide 54
Aborigine Harrying an Opossum's Nest
Slide 55

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Slide 56
Duel between Aborigines
Slide 57
Aborigine of New South Wales -- 'King Tommy'
Slide 58
Lagoon on the Clarence River
Slide 59

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Slide 60
Sydney Harbour, at Sundown
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
An illustrated catalogue of optical and dissolving view lanterns, apparatus and slides (London: Watson & Sons, 1896), 70

“This is a very fine set, the negatives are selected from a great number taken quite recently, and include a number of views of Australian Aborigines and other characteristic sights.”

Catalogue of lantern slides for sale or hire (Manchester: Josiah T. Chapman, 1912), 165-166
Catalogue of lantern slides: part II (London: Newton & Co., 1913), 688

“This set of views illustrating one of Britain's most important colonies is selected from a series of many hundred photographs taken by ourselves. Starting from the capital, Sydney, Port Jackson is explored, and a visit is paid to the famous Blue Mountains, then on to the Illawarra district and the great coaling port of Newcastle and the mining district of Broken Hill. A number of fine views of Australian Aborigines and other characteristic sights are included.”

Lucerna ID  3000269

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 August 2021

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