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86/3219-2 Postcard, photograph, part of Tooth and Co collection, black and white print, depicting Lions Brewery, paper, photographer unknown, Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia, c. 1910. Click to enlarge.

Photographic postcard of Lion's Brewery, Wilcannia

Photographed
This Kodak postcard depicts the Lion Brewery in the Far West former riverport town of Wilcannia, on the Darling River, 185 km east of Broken Hill, New South Wales. It shows the brewery tower in front of which is a corrugated-iron shed which would have housed the steam engine. This is indicated by a chimney poking through the roof and the pile of wood to fire it is outside. Three storey breweries like this one were often the tallest buildings in town. Production involved hoisting the raw …

Summary

Object No.

86/3219-2

Object Statement

Postcard, photograph, part of Tooth and Co collection, black and white print, depicting Lions Brewery, paper, photographer unknown, Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia, c. 1910

Physical Description

Postcard, sepia, depicting Lion Brewery, Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia, established by Edmund and Richard Resch in 1879, Kodak, Australia, 1905-1915, part of the Tooth Collection

Dimensions

Height

135 mm

Width

135 mm

Production

Cite this Object

Harvard

Photographic postcard of Lion's Brewery, Wilcannia 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 20 January 2022, <https://ma.as/62565>

Wikipedia

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