Brodie Street, Hughenden, ca. 1915-1924; Unidentified; ca. 1915 - 1924; 2011-123

From

Flinders Shire Historical Collection

Name/Title

Brodie Street, Hughenden, ca. 1915-1924

About this object

This is a real photo postcard of Brodie Street, Hughenden, ca. 1915-1924. On the far right of the image is visible the Hughenden Hotel (proprietor R.M. Harris) which was destroyed by fire in 1924. Today (August 2011) Diggers Entertainment Centre is located on the old Hughenden Hotel site.

Other businesses visible in this image include Arida's, Avery & Finlay, C.M. Nolan & Co (drapers & outfitters), V.H. Green Ltd, W. Heron & Co (tailors) and the Central Hotel.

Maker

Unidentified

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

real photo postcard

Date Made

ca. 1915 - 1924

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on reverse side: "No. [49A][20][50A] B51 / CR Heard / Hughenden / Historical Society / A5 31/7 / (1 copy made) / Hughenden Hotel / destroyed by fire / 1924 / Brodie Street / where new Hall is / now / Col" (Text in square brackets crossed out) Printed on reverse side: "POST CARD / CORRESPONDENCE ADDRESS ONLY / KODAK / AUSTRAL"

Measurements

136 x 85mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Hughenden (Queensland)

Subject and Association Keywords

draperies (shops)

Subject and Association Keywords

hotels & taverns

Subject and Association Keywords

postcards

Subject and Association Keywords

unsealed roads

Subject and Association Keywords

commercial industry

Collection

Flinders Shire Historical Photograph Project

Credit Line

Gift of Hughenden District Historical Society, care of Mrs Colleen Murdoch.

Object Type

Postcard

Object number

2011-123

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain - No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions

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