Commonwealth, the Royal Visit, Melbourne 1901

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Public Domain

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About this object
Photomontage commemorating the royal visit of Prince George and his wife Mary, the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York, to Melbourne, Australia, in 1901. Photographs of Duke and Duchess are located at the centre of the montage. The photomontage also includes photographs of some of the elaborate street decorations that were erected around Melbourne for the visit.

Photographer, Davies & Co.
Primary Maker
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted on card.
Photograph: Height x Width: 205 x 149mm
Card backing: Height x Width: 304 x 255mm
Davies & Co.
506 George St. Sydney, Photographers details, Printed
Subject period
Subject date
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 9985
Credit line
gifted by Margaret Hay
Other number(s)
m99/97/134, 9985, 77259

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