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Chuck Explorers and Early Colonists of Victoria 1872 {1880} SLV [PH]

Chuck, who was active as a professional photographer in Melbourne from the 1860s, supervised the production of the composite image of Victoria’s early colonists listed above, and was also a major contributor to the Public Library’s “Oval Portrait” series from 1866 onwards.


For Chuck, see Kerr Dictionary (1992), pp.149-52 (entry by Paul Fox & Joan Kerr); and AKL 19 (1998), pp.88-89, a useful entry by R.Smith, with further references, including Davies & Stanbury Mechanical Eye (1985), p.144