Six photographs showing views of Langharjan [Tea Estate, Assam, India], 1912

Tarn Family (1912). Six photographs showing views of Langharjan [Tea Estate, Assam, India], 1912.

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Creator Tarn Family
Title Six photographs showing views of Langharjan [Tea Estate, Assam, India], 1912
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1912-01-01
Year available 2017
Series Photographs, 1909-1914, F3299
Type image/tiff
Original Format Album page; 6 photographs, sepia; 29 x 25 cm.
Source Photographs, 1909-1914, F3299, page 4
Language eng
Rights Copyright expired
Abstract/Summary The Photographs, 1909-1914 album contains 104 photographs including views of Brisbane, Cairns, Magnetic Island, Mount Tambourine, Port Moresby, Singapore, Thursday Island, Townsville, India, Redland Bay and Magnetic Island. Photograph album belonging to the Tarn/Spowers family. Nancy Holmes Tarn (nee Gore) retrieved the album from beneath the Spowers family home 'Tivoli' at Corinda, Brisbane. The album may have belonged to Nancy's parents, Amy Gladys (nee Spowers) and Cyril Gerard Gore (of Yandilla). In 1911 there were married in Brisbane and moved to Assam, India, where Cyril and his brother were tea planters.
Keyword Tarn Family
Assam (India) -- Pictorial works
Tea plantations
Building construction
Thatched roofs
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Additional Notes Handwritten inscription 'Langharjan 1912'. Six photographs showing views of Langharjan Tea Estate, including two-storey building with thatched roof and the construction of a balcony.

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