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86/3219-2 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. Click to enlarge.

Postcard of Resch’s Lion Brewery, Wilcannia, NSW

Made 1905-1915

This Kodak postcard depicts the Lion Brewery in the Far West New South Wales former riverport town of Wilcannia, on the Darling River, 185 km east of Broken Hill. 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 wood pile to fire it is outside. Three storey breweries like this one were often the tallest buildings in town. Production involved hoisting the raw materials up ...

Summary

Object No.

86/3219-2

Object Statement

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

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

Made

1905-1915

Cite this Object

Harvard

Postcard of Resch's Lion Brewery, Wilcannia, NSW 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 22 July 2019, <https://ma.as/62565>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/62565 |title=Postcard of Resch's Lion Brewery, Wilcannia, NSW |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=22 July 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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