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Portrait of E C Telford in Melbourne

Date: c 1915
Dimensions:
Overall: 205 x 105 mm
Image: 102 x 90 mm
Medium: paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Patricia Doran
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Photograph
Object No: 00050148
Related Place:Ireland, Melbourne,

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    Description
    This photograph was sent from Victoria by Irish migrant Edward Telford to his friend John Lynch in Liverpool, England.
    SignificanceThe photograph illustrates the importance of maintaining links to homeland and reflect Edward Telford's first impressions of Australia, where "the weather is fearfully hot."
    HistoryThis photograph is part of a collection of correspondence sent from Irish migrant Edward C Telford to his friend John Lynch in Liverpool, England. They were sent from Melbourne and Mildura between 1914 and 1915 and reflect Edward Telford's first impressions of Australia, where "the weather is fearfully hot 107 in the shade today."
    Additional Titles

    Web title: Portrait of E C Telford in Melbourne

    Assigned title: Portrait of E C Telford in Melbourne

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