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2013/23/12-40 Photographic positive, Colonial Secretary's Building, Macquarie Street, silver gelatin / paper, photographer unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1893-1920. Click to enlarge.

Colonial Secretary's Building, Macquarie Street, Sydney

    This photographic print is from an album of mainly 'tourist' photographs of Sydney and New South Wales. It provides an interesting insight into the types of images collected in the 1890s and early 1900s. At the time increased leisure and improved transport combined to bring holidays within the reach of most working people. Photographic studios such as that of Charles Kerry in Sydney built up profitable businesses commissioning and selling views of interesting and significant tourist …

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    Object No.

    2013/23/12-40

    Object Statement

    Photographic positive, Colonial Secretary's Building, Macquarie Street, silver gelatin / paper, photographer unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1893-1920

    Physical Description

    Photographic positive, Colonial Secretary's Building, Macquarie Street, silver gelatin / paper, photographer unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1893-1920

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    Colonial Secretary's Building, Macquarie Street, Sydney 2020, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 27 September 2021, <https://ma.as/460994>

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    {{cite web |url=https://ma.as/460994 |title=Colonial Secretary's Building, Macquarie Street, Sydney |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=27 September 2021 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}