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Roadway scene on the Black Spur
(c. 1876)

Medium
albumen silver photograph
Measurements
18.8 × 13.0 cm
Inscription
printed in ink on support l.c.: ROADWAY SCENE ON THE BLACK SPUR. / COPYRIGHT REGISTERED
printed in ink (vertically) on support reverse u.c.l.: J.W. FORBES, Agent,
printed in ink (vertically) on support reverse c.l.: ANGLO-AUSTRALASIAN PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPANY, MELBOURNE.
printed in ink (vertically) on support reverse c.: VIEWS OF VICTORIA. / (GENERAL SERIES.) / No. 18. / ROADWAY SCENE ON THE BLACK SPUR. / The road which is represented in this illustration has lately been constructed by the Government at considerable / expense. It is three miles in length from the base to the summit, some portions of which are very steep. Mails / are conveyed by Cobb & Co.'s Coaches to Marysville and Woodspoint via this route daily. The scenery on the Black / Spur, and beyond as far as Myrtle Creek, is exceedinly picturesque.
printed in ink (vertically) on support reverse l.c.l.: 10 Temple Court, Collins Street West.
Accession Number
PH106.17-1988
Department
Australian Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from Admission Funds, 1988
Gallery location
Not on display

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