Related Dates: 24/09/1916
    Document Type
    Glass plate negative
    Digital Access Status: Digital resource available. Check Digital Resource field for link
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    Archives Reference: 1988.0137.00196

    A copy of a small photograph of Nunn Street Benalla in flood, showing shops, verandahs and various facades. William John Howship (1874-1932) opened a photography studio business in Nunn Street Benalla in April 1904. He expanded the business by selling small format Kodak cameras and providing a 24 hour film processing service as well as the actual photography work, both studio and outdoor. The collection consists of 1250 dry plate glass negative images created by Howship between 1904 and 1931. Images include views of Benalla and surrounding districts, local events such as floods, concerts and military ceremonies and a large body of portrait work.
    Inscription: 'Great Flood Benalla 24.9.16 is written on the original.
    Previous Control Number: UMA/I/5754
    Previous Control Number: GPNB/994


    Item: [1988.0137.00196] "Nunn Street Benalla in flood on 24th September 1916."


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