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Scene on the River Campaspe
(c. 1876)

Medium
albumen silver photograph
Measurements
13.4 × 18.7 cm
Inscription
printed in ink on support l.c.: SCENE ON THE RIVER CAMPASPE. / COPYRIGHT REGISTERED.
printed in ink on support reverse c.: VIEWS OF VICTORIA. / (GENERAL SERIES.) / No. 25. / SCENE ON THE RIVER CAMPASPE. / The River Campaspie flows into the River Murray, near the Town of Echuca. It is a river of considerable size, / and is subject to frequent overflowing of its banks, in consequence of the low flat country through which it runs. / Our illustration represents the River during one of the periodical floods, its depth being over thirty feet at the time.
printed in ink on support reverse l.c.l.: N.J. CAIRE, Photo.
printed in ink on support reverse l.c.: ANGLO-AUSTRALASIAN PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPANY.
printed in ink on support reverse l.c.r.: No. 2 Sherwood Street, Richmond.
Accession Number
PH106.23-1988
Department
Australian Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased from Admission Funds, 1988
Gallery location
Not on display

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