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Displaying 121 - 140 of 138 Lots in Category - Australian Colonies - General




Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

VICTORIA


441

c

a-

1916 real photo of Soldiers in Fancy Dress apparently promoting Camp Theatricals, datelined on the back "Wangaratta 22.10.16" & addressed to "...D Campany 8th Battalion" probably at Seymour Military Camp, a trifle aged. Ex Shirley Jones.

75.00

No longer available


442

c

b

1917 Dufty (Sydney) real photo "SS Cumberland ashore at Gabo" plus small inset photo at lower-left, soiling mainly on the address side, unused. Ex Bob Young. [On 5/7/1917, the "Cumberland" was damaged by mines laid by the German Raider "Wolf". Run aground on Gabo Island, the huge hole in her side was repaired but she sank when under tow to Sydney. She was the only ship sunk by the Germans in Victorian waters]

200.00

No longer available


443

c

a+

ABORIGINES: 1910 real photo "A Family Group Corranderrk" used at Healesville with message "Some of the patients. I know them". Superb! Ex Shirley Jones. [In 1863, the Victorian Government established a reserve south of Healesville for the local Wurundjeri People. It was closed in 1924 & many of the Aborigines were re-settled at Lake Tyers. However, to this day there is a significant Aboriginal population in the Yarra Valley, south of Healesville]

100.00

$240.00






444

c

a/a-

ABORIGINES: Real photo types "A Family Group", "Group", "Wedding Group" & "Darby" all of Aborigines at Corranderrk , all used at Healesville in 1910. (Qty 4)

300.00

$1,200.00




445

c

a+

ADVERTISING: c.1900 Troedel & Co advertising card for Melbourne's Grand Hotel (now the Windsor) with four small illustrations in brown , unused. Very early & rare. Superb!

100.00

$70.00










446

c

FIRE SERVICES: Real photo types of Fire Stations at Beechworth, Koroit, Mansfield, Rutherglen (AP Thomas) & Surrey Hills (Valentine), fire lookouts x3 (one is a stereo postcard), also Eastern Hill Fire Station x15, & a few others, generally fine to very fine. Ex Bob Young. (Qty 28)

200.00

$320.00












447

c

MELBOURNE: Two large albums with unusual streetscapes, hotels, churches, University of Melbourne, Eastern Hill Fire Station x8, GPO x11, Princes Bridge x15, Government House x8, sketches by Douglas Pratt x3, "Memorial Service late King Edward VII", War Memorial Dedication, etc, lots of trams, also some suburban cards, many unused, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Ex Aldo Paladin. (Qty 270 approx)

500.00

$440.00








448

c

MELBOURNE SUBURBS: Large album including Armadale x5, Brighton x8, Cheltenham x4, Dandenong x7, Footscray x10, Dandenong x7, Kew x8, Malvern x7, Mordialloc x12, Port Melbourne x10 (mostly shipping), street scenes, churches, schools, post offices, recreation grounds, etc, condition variable, a high proportion are unused, some postmark interest. Very scarce material. Ex Aldo Paladin. (Qty 170 approx)

1750.00

No longer available






449

c

COUNTRY TOWNS: 'Acheron' to 'Bendigo' collection - no Ballarat - with many better cards & good sections from Bairnsdale x27, Beechworth x15, Bendigo x21 (some are modern reproductions), etc, lots of early Rose cards including Belgrave x15, mostly unused & generally very fine. Ex Aldo Paladin. (Qty 190 approx)

600.00

$460.00














450

c

COUNTRY TOWNS: 'Bright' to 'Euroa' with good sections from Bright x23, Buchan Caves x7, Colac x11, Cowes (Phillip Island) x6, Daylesford x39, Echuca x16, etc, many unused, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Ex Aldo Paladin. (Qty 200 approx)

600.00

$460.00








451

c

COUNTRY TOWNS: 'Fernshaw' to 'Hopetoun' with good sections from Hamilton x24, Healesville x80 approximately (mostly trees & creeks, plus a nice group of Rose scenes of Maroondah Dam), etc, many other early Rose cards including Ferny Creek x15, Grampians x20, many unused, generally fine to very fine. Ex Aldo Paladin. (Qty 200 approx)

600.00

No longer available




452

c

a

WALHALLA: c.1910 (?) W Harrison Lee (Wonthaggi) real photo types comprising the Township x2, Railway x2 ("Horseshoe Bend" & "Crossing Thomson Bridge") and Pack Horses x2 (in Main Street, & on an alpine trail), very fine unused. Ex Bob Young. (Qty 6)

240.00

$220.00












453

c

DANDENONG RANGES: Album of cards from towns & hamlets through the Ranges plus some outer suburban (Doncaster, Mitcham & Ringwood noted), lots of beauty spots, generally fine to very fine but many are modern copies only so caveat emptor. Ex Shirley Jones. (Qty )

200.00

$180.00












454

c

YARRA RANGES/VALLEY: Album of Healesville & Mansfield Districts with some Undivided Backs, mostly beauty spots including many bridges, better subjects including timber-cutting, "Healesville Railway Station", "The Mail Coach blocked on the Blacks' [sic] Spur", Guest Houses including 1903 advertising card for the Grand Hotel (Healesville) & "St Fillan's Narbethong", "Holiday Camp at Warburton", etc, includes many Rose views, one noted with the rare 'MOUNT DANDENONG NORTH' cds, generally fine to very fine but some are copies only so inspection is recommended. Ex Shirley Jones. (Qty 150 approx)

750.00

No longer available

WESTERN AUSTRALIA








455

c

a/b

Quality group by Falk x4, Detmold x2, HR James (Adelaide), and Austral, plus real photo types "Lake Way Hotel, Wiluna" & "CTA Belgian Relief Carnival, Kalgoorlie 2.12.14", fine to very fine. Ex Bob Young. (Qty 12)

240.00

$400.00




456

c

a-

1899 (c.) chromolitho "Fremantle" with "High Street" & "King Billy Native, WA", unused.

125.00

$220.00








457

c

a/b

1907 (c.) Westralia & Extension Gold Mine Disaster comprising Standard Copyright artist cards by Mabel Edmonds "Scenes of the Heroic Rescue..." (unused) & "Diver Hughes finding the Entombed Miner...", another by May Gibbs "Diver Hughes Succouring Varischetti", No Publisher's Name "Hero of the Disaster - Diver F Hughes" and a garish artist card of the mine with advertising for the Bland Holt production "The Great Rescue" (unused), some minor blemishes. Ex Shirley Jones. [In May 1907, the mine was flooded after a thunderstorm, trapping Modesto Varischetti. Diver Hughes reached the miner 5 days later, provided him with basic provisions, & he was brought to safety four days later] (Qty 5)

250.00

$280.00




458

c

b

ADVERTISING: 1909 local usage of ES Wigg & Son Printers card "Section of Machine Room", bumped corners. Ex Bronte Watts.

100.00

$75.00




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