Stone bridge, large group of people on it, two men sitting in foreground smoking pipes, [path to First Falls, National Pleasure Resort, Morialta, South Australia, 7 May 1920]

Mobsby, Henry William, 1859-1933 (1920). Stone bridge, large group of people on it, two men sitting in foreground smoking pipes, [path to First Falls, National Pleasure Resort, Morialta, South Australia, 7 May 1920].

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Creator Mobsby, Henry William, 1859-1933
Title Stone bridge, large group of people on it, two men sitting in foreground smoking pipes, [path to First Falls, National Pleasure Resort, Morialta, South Australia, 7 May 1920]
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1920-05-07
Year available 2015
Series Henry William Mobsby Collection, UQFL181
Type image/tiff
Original Format Photograph; sepia; 14 x 8 cm.
Source Henry William Mobsby Collection, UQFL181, Box 2, Folder 6, photo 142
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Abstract/Summary 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.
Keyword Mobsby, Henry William, 1859-1933 -- Archives
Photographers -- Australia
Morialta Conservation Park (S. Aust.)
Parks -- South Australia -- Morialta
Men's clothing & accessories, 1920
Suits (clothing), 1920
Women's clothing &​ accessories, 1920
Additional Notes While in Adelaide for the 1920 Peace Exhibition, Henry Mobsby, T. C. [Theodore Christopher] Troedson (Director of the Queensland intelligence and Tourism Bureau) and a group of people visited Mount Lofty Summit and the Morialta Reserve near Adelaide. Reference: CONCERNING PEOPLE. (1920, May 8). The Register, p. 9. Retrieved from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article62717723

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