Duke and Duchess of York in sailboat with three sailors [on Brisbane River?], April 1927

Mobsby, Henry, 1859-1933 (1927). Duke and Duchess of York in sailboat with three sailors [on Brisbane River?], April 1927. The University of Queensland, Fryer Library.

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Creator Mobsby, Henry, 1859-1933
Title Duke and Duchess of York in sailboat with three sailors [on Brisbane River?], April 1927
Publisher The University of Queensland, Fryer Library
Publication date 1927
Contributor Henry Mobsby
Type image/tiff
Format photograph
Source Fryer Research UQFL181 Box 1 folder 13, photo 32, Fryer Library, The University of Queensland
Language eng
Rights Please contact the Fryer Library, University of Queensland Library to inquire about this work.
Subject 430101 History - Australian
Abstract/Summary Duke and Duchess of York in sailboat with three sailors [on Brisbane River?] during their tour of Australia, April 1927
Keyword George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952
Mobsby, Henry, 1859-1933
Queensland -- Pictorial works
Visits of state -- Queensland
Photographers -- Australia
Elizabeth, Queen, Consort Of George Vi, King Of Great Britain, 1900 2002
Additional Notes Henry William Mobsby was born on 17 August 1859 at Hove, Sussex, England, and came to Queensland in 1883. He had diplomas and certificates from the London Chamber of Commerce, the City and Guilds Institute, the Cripplegate Institute and the South Kensington School of Arts. Mobsby was an instructor in Decoration and Photography at the Brisbane Technical College before being appointed artist and photographer with the Department of Agriculture and Stock in 1897. In 1899, he was also appointed to the Chief Secretary's Department and the Intelligence and Tourist Bureau. Mobsby's photography gained international distinction and he officially represented Queensland at the Franco-British Exhibition in London in 1908, the Panama Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco in 1915 (where he took a motion picture certificate course), the British Empire Exhibition at Wembley in 1924-25, and the New Zealand and South Seas Exhibition in Dunedin in 1925-26. If you have further information about this photograph, please contact Fryer Library, fryer@library.uq.edu.au or telephone 07 33656236

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