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Glass plate negative of Olive Allen (nee King) who was the wife of Dr S.C. Allen. Olive is standing facing the photographer. She is wearing a full-length dark toned skirt with a dark toned belt that has a large ornate buckle. She is also wearing a long sleeved light toned blouse with a a dark toned scarf knotted around her neck and tucked under the collar of the blouse. She has a light toned hat. Olive is standing in front of a large window on a timber-clad buliding.
Accession No
PHO2015-0158

Name/Title
Glass plate negative showing Peter Allen standing naked next to a small cradle. He is standing side on facing the right, but with his head turned to look at the photographer. He has one hand on the cradle which is on his right. In the background there is a doorway. The building is timber clad and a pipe running down the wall is on the right.
Accession No
PHO2015-0186

Glass plate negative showing Peter Allen sitting upright on a cushion supported by his mother Olive. They are sitting on the window ledge of a timber clad building. The cushion has a light toned background with a dark toned floral pattern on it. Peter is sitting facing out of the window and is wearing light toned clothing. Olive is sitting and leaning over behind the baby, holding onto him. She is wearing a light toned dress and has a necklace with a heart shaped pendant on it.
Accession No
PHO2015-0185

Glass plate negative showing Olive and Doctor Sydney (Syd) Allen in their wedding clothing. The couple are facing the photographer and standing in a doorway. Syd is standing with his hands on his hips. He is wearing a long dark toned overcoat with dark toned trousers and a light toned shirt and possibly a waistcoat underneath. He also has a dark toned tie. Olive is standing next to him with one hand on his sholder. She is wearing a long full length light toned dress. She is also wearing a long sheer veil which is cover her face. It has a flower pattern on the bottom half of it.
Accession No
PHO2015-0160

Glass plate negative showing the verandah of a house with a woman and two girls sitting on it. From left they are Olive Allen, Molly (last name unknown), and Dorothy Saxton. The edge of the verandah has plants growing beneath it. Olive is sitting over the side of the verandah and has her back to the photographer. She is wearing a long dark toned skirt or dress with a light toned long sleeved jacket. Molly is sitting on the verandah, wearing a light toned dress and her hair has a light toned ribbon tied in it. Dorothy is sitting with her legs over the edge of the verandah. She is wearing a dark toned long sleeved dress and has no shoes on. Behind them are four chairs on the verandah. The building appears to be timber-clad and there is a window and door on this facade.
Accession No
PHO2015-0168

Glass plate negative showing two women sitting on the top of the fencing around a verandah at Brooklands. Both women are leaning against a timber column that supports the roof of the verandah and are facing the photographer. The woman on the left is wearing a light toned full length dress and a hat. The woman to the right is wearing a dark toned full length skirt and a light toned blouse. She is possibly Dorothy King (nee Saxton).
Accession No
PHO2015-0187

Glass plate negative showing a group of four adults with a baby sitting outdoors. From left they are an unknown man and woman, Newton King (lying down), Peter Allen (baby), and Doctor Sydney (Syd) Allen. The unknown man is wearing a dark toned suit and leaning back resting on his right arm. The woman is wearing a light toned blouse or dress. Newton King is lying on his back with his head resting on a pillow and with his knees bent. He is also wearing a dark toned suit. Sitting on his stomach and resting against his knees is Peter Allen, wearing light toned clothing. Peter is looking at something Newton is holding up with his right hand. The group are sitting in a grassy area with trees visible in the background.
Accession No
PHO2015-0189

Glass plate copy negative of a studio portrait mounted on card, depicting an older couple. He is wearing a jacket and waistcoat, and is standing with one hand on his hip. She is wearing a bonnet with long ribbons and is seated with a large book on her lap. The portrait appears to be leaning against a mug, with the handle visible on the left.
Accession No
PHO2015-0297

Glass plate copy negative of cinematographic film strip depicting an unidentified man crouching with a young child. Seven frames are at least partly visible.
Accession No
PHO2015-0296

Name/Title
Glass plate negative showing 47 men, women and children standing and seated in a formal grouping outside a weatherboard-clad building with corrugated iron roof.
Accession No
PHO2015-0274

Name/Title
Glass plate negative showing 29 men, women and children standing and seated in a formal grouping outside a weatherboard-clad building.

"Finnerty" is handwritten in black ink along the lower part of the right hand edge, and the letter "F" similarly on the upper right hand edge.
Accession No
PHO2015-0276

Name/Title
Glass plate negative depicting a young woman, a man, and two cats in an outdoor garden setting, with shrubs and trees in the background. The photograph has been taken at night.
Accession No
PHO2016-0023

Glass plate copy negative of an octagonal cased portrait with lid, pictured open and with hinges apparently intact. It depicts a seated woman wearing a dress with lace collar, wide-sleeved cape, brooch at her neck and bonnet or headdress. The cased portrait is sitting upside down.
Accession No
PHO2016-0001

Glass plate negative depicting a boy standing in front of steps and adjacent to a shrub, wearing fancy dress and saluting. He wears pantaloons, a puffy-sleeved shirt, sash and a beret.
Accession No
PHO2016-0005

Name/Title
Glass plate negative showing a buggy with a baby sitting in it. The buggy has an ornate design possibly made from wicker. The baby is sitting upright in the buggy with its back towards the sun shade. The baby is wearing light toned knitted clothing and hat, and is covered with a patterned blanket.
Accession No
PHO2015-0181

Glass plate negative showing a woman and bay sitting outdoors. They are sitting on a blanket on the grass in front of a timber-clad building, probably a house. The woman is kneeling side on to the photographer facing the right. She is wearing a dark toned full length dress with a light toned apron and hat. She is holding a small bowl and spoon. The baby is facing the woman and reaching up to her. The baby is wearing light toned knitted clothing.
Accession No
PHO2015-0182

Name/Title
Glass plate negative depicting a clothed baby lying on a bed.
Accession No
PHO2016-0031

Name/Title
Glass plate negative showing Peter Allen sleeping in a cot. The cot is side on and Peter is facing out towards the photographer. Peter is lying with his eyes closed and one hand up to his mouth. His other hand is holding onto a blanket. There is a second blanket hanging on the far side of the cot's railing.
Accession No
PHO2015-0180

Name/Title
Glass plate negative depicting a baby wrapped in a crocheted blanket and in the arms of a woman, whose face is only partly visible in the frame.
Accession No
PHO2016-0033

Name/Title
Glass plate negative showing a baby sitting on a bed. The baby is naked and facing sitting side on with his head turned to face the photographer. The bed has a light toned patterned cover on it. The bed is against a timber clad wall.
Accession No
PHO2015-0184

Glass plate negative showing Doctor Sydney (Syd) Allen with baby Peter Allen in an outdoor setting. They are both facing the photographer. Syd is wearing a dark toned suit. He is holding a walking stick horizontally in both hands. Peter is hanging on to the stick and swinging He is wearing light toned knitted clothing. Behind them is a timber building, possibly a shed. To the right other buildings can be seen in the distance.
Accession No
PHO2015-0179

Glass plate negative showing a woman, baby and cat in an outdoor setting. The setting is a clearing in a woodland area surrounded by dense trees and foliage. There is a tree on the right which has several twisted braches and roots growing out of the ground. The woman is standing next to the tree facing it, with her back to the photographer. She is wearing a full length light toned dress with a spotted pattern on it. She is holding on to the baby, who is sitting on one of the tree branches, with both hands. The baby is facing the photographer and is wearing light toned clothing. On a tree branch above the woman's head to the left is the cat.
Accession No
PHO2015-0196

Glass plate negative showing a man and a woman in a rowboat close to the shore on the lake at Brooklands. The man and the woman are both standing in the boat and facing towards the photographer. The woman is standing at the front of the boat. She is wearing a full length light toned dress and a dark toned hat. She is holding an oar on the left side of the boat with both hands. The man is behind the woman. He is wearing a dark toned suit with a light toned shirt and hat. He is also holding his oar with both hands but on the right side of the boat. Behind them is the far shore of the lake. It is lined with dense trees and foliage. To the left is a small hut with a pitched roof and an opening for an entrance.
Accession No
PHO2015-0099

Glass plate negative showing a woman, baby and toddler in an outdoor setting. The woman is kneeling on a blanket and holding the baby. She is wearing a large light toned hat, a light toned blouse and a dark toned full length skirt. The baby, who is resting on her knee supported by her arms, is wrapped in a light toned blanket. The toddler is standing facing them, with his back to the photographer. He is leaning over to touch the baby and is wearing light toned knitted clothing.
Accession No
PHO2015-0195

Glass plate negative showing Doctor Sydney (Syd) Allen with a baby in an indoor setting. Syd is seated on an armchair side on to the photographer. He is leaning forward towards the baby who is standing next to the chair. The baby has their back to the photographer, and is facing Syd. The baby is wearing dark toned knitted clothing. There is a blanket on the floor that the baby is standing on. Behind the armchair there is a bookcase to the right and a window to the left.
Accession No
PHO2015-0172
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