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Title(s):

Album of the kings & queens of Victoria.

Additional Title(s):

Album of the kings and queens of Victoria

Published/Created:
[Melbourne, Australia] : [Horace Perkins & Co.?], [approximately 1880?]
Physical Description:
1 folded sheet ([12] pages) : illustrations ; 14 x 109 cm, folded to 14 x 11 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GN667.V53 A43 1880
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Cover title.
Concertina-folded series of 12 reproductions of Johann Friedrich Carl Kruger's photographic portraits of surviving leaders of Aboriginal tribes of Victoria, originally taken between 1866 and 1878. The rear paste-down bears a short essay titled "The kings and queens of Victoria : the Australian aboriginal."
Ferguson, 5809
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original blue cloth-backed paper boards. Title stamped in gilt on front cover within decorative border. Signed: Archie L. Gates.
Subject Terms:
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Portraits.
Aboriginal Australians.
Gates, Archie L., -- Provenance.
Victoria.
Form/Genre:
Accordion fold format (Binding)
Portraits.
Contributors:
Kruger, Fred, 1831-1888, photographer.
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