Photographic glass plate negative, Original Sydney Transit Room, photographer unknown, used by Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1885-1895

Made in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1885-1895.

A rectangular black and white silver gelatin glass plate negative in portrait format featuring the original Sydney Transit Room. The photograph was taken from the eastern end of the room and shows the Transit Circle with an observing couch, a chronograph, barograph and a bookcase can be seen in the background by the doorway.

Summary

P3548-782
A rectangular black and white silver gelatin glass plate negative in portrait format featuring the original Sydney Transit Room. The photograph was taken from the eastern end of the room and shows the Transit Circle with an observing couch, a chronograph, barograph and a bookcase can be seen in the background by the doorway.

Dimensions

305 mm
255 mm

Production

1885-1895

Cite this Object

Photographic glass plate negative, Original Sydney Transit Room, photographer unknown, used by Sydney Observatory, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1885-1895 2017, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 17 November 2017, <https://ma.as/383150>
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