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2007/61/1-3/2 Photographic print, black and white, exterior of Hotel Broadway, Chippendale, E A Bradford, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c.1936. Click to enlarge.

Photograph of exterior of Hotel Broadway, Chippendale

Photographed by Bradford, E.A. in Chippendale, New South Wales, Australia, c.1936.

Sidney Warden was the most prolific of the several architects who designed hotels for Tooth & Co. Some of the architects who worked for Tooth & Co - Sidney Ancher, Sam Lipson, Rudder & Grout - were better known, but none designed so many hotels or so many well-known hotels. By his own count, Warden's work encompassed 392 hotels, new buildings or alterations to existing hotels, including such familiar structures as the Clare, the Lansdowne, the Broadway, the Henson Park, the Marrickville, the S...

Summary

Object No.

2007/61/1-3/2

Object Statement

Photographic print, black and white, exterior of Hotel Broadway, Chippendale, E A Bradford, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c.1936

Physical Description

Photographic print, black & white, exterior of Hotel Broadway, Chippendale, E A Bradford, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c.1936

Hotel designed by Sidney Warden for Tooth & Co Limited.

Marks

Written in ink on reverse 'Hotel Broadway. / (2) / 1 of 2'.
Photographer's stamp on reverse 'E. A. BRADFORD / 24 JAMIESON ST., SYDNEY / B6038 / C1298/1 [this number is written in pencil] / No... / DIVISION OF BRADFORD, JOHNSON LTD.'.

Production

Notes

According to the New South Wales Heritage Branch, the Hotel Broadway was built in 1936 (see http://www.heritage.nsw.gov.au/07_subnav_01_2.cfm?itemid=2420277). According to Sandy Barrie's "Australians behind the camera: directory of early photographers, 1841-1945" the photographer E A Bradford (working for Bradford Johnson Pty Ltd) was situated at 24 Jamieson St, Sydney during 1939-1940.

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Harvard

Photograph of exterior of Hotel Broadway, Chippendale 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 17 February 2020, <https://ma.as/374746>

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