About the McCullagh Collection

A private collection of 19th century Tasmaniana

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The Stilwell Index

PLEASE NOTE as at June 2010: Specialist Librarian of Colonial Collections at the State Library of Tasmania, the late Geoffrey Stilwell (photo below), compiled this list of notices from colonial newspapers concerning 19th century photographers in Tasmania. These articles, and many more, are now easily retrievable through the National Library of Australia’s digitization program of newspapers. FROM THE STILWELL INDEX last accessed June 2007 Record … Continue reading The Stilwell Index

Tasmanian Photographic Studios to 1900s

PHOTOGRAPHERS working in TASMANIA 1860s-1900s HOBART, LAUNCESTON & REGIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIOS ABBOTT, Alfred. Amateur. Hobart. 1859-1863 ABBOTT, Charles (brother). Amateur. Hobart. 1857-1859. AIKENHEAD, William. Launceston. Amateur 1860-1890. ALLPORT, Morton. Amateur. Holbrook Place 1859-1866. AMERICAN STUDIO CO. Collins St. 1880; Allen & Gove. ANSON, Joshua at H.H.BAILY, 1872-1877. ANSON Bros; 132 Liverpool St. 1878-1880; 36 Elizabeth St. 1880-1887; 52 Elizabeth St. 1887-9; 129 Elizabeth St.1894-95. BAILY, … Continue reading Tasmanian Photographic Studios to 1900s