Suburban street scene; unknown; c. 1882; GSM_02403
Suburban street sceneAbout this object
A watercolour of a cottage and street with a pillar style mail box in foreground and an illustration of an envelope addressed to 'Miss Langley, 131 Patterson St, North Carlton'.Maker
400mm (h) x 437mm (w) (including frame)Subject and Association Keywords
'Dorothy' Laura Lydia Gibson (nee Langley) (b. c.1861) emigrated from England in, arriving in Tasmania in 1882. She became matron matron of the Beaconsfield Hospital, resigning in 1897. She married James Gibson in 1898 and they had one child, Jessie, (b. 1901) before James' death in 1904. Dorothy was postmistress at Beauty Point for several years before her death in 1927.Collection
Jessie Gibson collectionObject Type
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