Territory Stories

Police camp, Heavitree Gap

Details:

Title

Police camp, Heavitree Gap

Photo number

PH0797/0029

Collection

Boerner Collection; PictureNT; PictureNT

Date

1891-05-09

Location

Heavitree Gap; Alice Springs

Description

Caption on photo reads: "M.C. Brookes : Harry Chance Police Camp Heavitree Gap". The Buggy with the plush upholstery and rounded armchair arms is Lord Kintore's buggy, without the roof on. Mounted Constable Charlie Brookes and the other Constable is Harry Chance.

Notes

Date: Unknown See also PH0797/0030 Information about the location and other information was supplied to LANT on 8 April 2020 by E. Blom.; This photo was taken shortly after the SA Governor Lord Kintore arrived in Alice Springs on May 8th 1891.

Language

English

Subject

police

Digital format

600ppi ; 25.8Mb.

Format

1 photograph : sepia ; 11 x 16 cm.

File type

image/tiff

Use

No known copyright

Copyright owner

Library & Archives NT

License

https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/pdm

Related links

https://collections.slsa.sa.gov.au/resource/B+22663; https://collections.slsa.sa.gov.au/resource/B+22663 [Telegraph Line Survey Party]

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/51027

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/322956


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