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2005/124/1-8 Photograph, part of collection owned by James Short, black and white, horse team moving star camera, paper, photographer unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1922. Click to enlarge.

Photograph of horse team moving star camera

Photographed
Photographic print, horse team, paper, used by James Short, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1922

Black and white photograph of a group of people on a wagon, the wagon is hitched to six horses. Another wagon drawn by two horses is behind the front one. There are seven men and a child on the wagons and one man standing on the road. A peaked roof is visible behind them. The left of the image shows a sign reading 'Shire of Hornsby'.

Summary

Object No.

2005/124/1-8

Object Statement

Photograph, part of collection owned by James Short, black and white, horse team moving star camera, paper, photographer unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1922

Physical Description

Photographic print, horse team, paper, used by James Short, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1922

Black and white photograph of a group of people on a wagon, the wagon is hitched to six horses. Another wagon drawn by two horses is behind the front one. There are seven men and a child on the wagons and one man standing on the road. A peaked roof is visible behind them. The left of the image shows a sign reading 'Shire of Hornsby'.

Marks

On reverse, 'Red Hill Observatory / Pennant Hills / horse team and wagon to / transport star camera to Hornsby ryl. goods yard / to be sent by rail to Goondawindi Qld to record / eclipse of the sun 1922'

Dimensions

Height

165 mm

Width

215 mm

Production

Cite this Object

Harvard

Photograph of horse team moving star camera 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 28 September 2021, <https://ma.as/372805>

Wikipedia

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