Two views of flooded Brisbane, showing Botanic Gardens from Kangaroo Point; and SS Gabo with views of Bowen Terrace in background, Brisbane, Feb 1893

(1893). Two views of flooded Brisbane, showing Botanic Gardens from Kangaroo Point; and SS Gabo with views of Bowen Terrace in background, Brisbane, Feb 1893.

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Title Two views of flooded Brisbane, showing Botanic Gardens from Kangaroo Point; and SS Gabo with views of Bowen Terrace in background, Brisbane, Feb 1893
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1893-02
Year available 2015
Contributor Hurworth, Christopher, 1834–1898
Series Photographs : Brisbane floods 1893, F3284
Type image/tiff
Original Format Album; 2 photographs, sepia; 26 x 33 cm.
Source Photographs : Brisbane floods 1893, F3284, page 22
Rights Copyright expired
Formatted Abstract/Summary
The Photographs : Brisbane floods 1893 album contains 73 photographs mounted on boards in a blue album. Views include the city and suburbs of Brisbane, in the 1893 flood.

The album is inscribed inside with "C. Hurworth, Richmond, Bowen Hills, '93 Floods." Mr Christopher Hurworth (1834–1898), resided in his family home "Richmond" on the corner of William and George Streets, Bowen Hills. He was a former Head Master of Boys' State School, Fortitude Valley.
Keyword Floods -- Queensland -- Brisbane -- Pictorial work
Brisbane (Qld.) -- Pictorial works -- 19th century
Hurworth, Christopher, 1834–1898
Brisbane River (Qld.)
City Botanic Gardens (Brisbane, Qld.)
SS Gabo (Ship)
Geographic co-ordinates

153.031581,-27.472290 153.028613,-27.472290 153.028613,-27.479429 153.031581,-27.479429 153.031581,-27.472290

Additional Notes Photograph 34: Caption reads 'The Gardens from Kangaroo Point'. Brisbane Botanic garden, with four stranded vessels, three others moored. Parliament House at right of image.
Photogrpah 35: Caption reads 'The “Gabo” on Wharf'. Vessel moored at [unidentified] wharf, Brisbane 1893, view of Bowen Terrace in background.

Document type: Image
Collection: Fryer Library
 
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