Avenue of Bamboos, Botanic Gardens, Brisbane - partial set - slide 4/7; George W...
Avenue of Bamboos, Botanic Gardens, Brisbane - partial set - slide 4/7About this object
George Washington Wilson & Co. manufactured glass slides in Aberdeen, Scotland. In the 1890s he sent Fred Hardie to the Australian colonies (on the eve of Federation) to photograph each colony as a chronicle of the 'Australian' people, landscape and industries.
See Matthew Butterworth, 'Imaging a Content: George Washington Wilson & Co's Lantern Slides of Australia', Early Popular Visual Culture, 7:3 (2009): 253-271
standard glass slidePortfolio Title
c.1890Subject and Association Keywords
(private collection) JollyCredit Line
Heritage in the Limelight project, Australian National University.Object Type
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