Two views of flooded Brisbane, showing Mary Street; and Charlotte Street, Brisbane, Feb 1893

(1893). Two views of flooded Brisbane, showing Mary Street; and Charlotte Street, Brisbane, Feb 1893.

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Title Two views of flooded Brisbane, showing Mary Street; and Charlotte Street, 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 18
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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
Mary Street (Brisbane, Qld.)
Charlotte Street (Brisbane, Qld.)
Geographic co-ordinates

153.030185,-27.468543 153.025039,-27.468543 153.025039,-27.472771 153.030185,-27.472771 153.030185,-27.468543

Additional Notes Photograph 27: Caption reads 'Mary St'. In foreground, people wading and paddling in flood waters, in background Oriental Mills Building.
Photograph 28: Caption reads 'Charlotte Street'. Children wading in floodwaters in foreground. Signs on buildings include 'Hertzberg Millingen & Co.', 'The Agency Bond', 'The Queensland Agency Co. Limited Importers & Wine & Spirit Merchants', R. Fraser & Co.' and 'Cabinet Maker Shop & Office Fitter'.

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