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Porte-cochere at Box Hill house, around 1908-1909 / photographer unknown
1 postcard photoprint : b & w ; 8.5 x 13.5 cm.
'Post Card' printed on verso.
Box Hill (N.S.W.)
This photograph printed as a postcard is addressed to 'Miss K.B. Rouse / care of Mrs Campbell / Charing / Kent / England' and carries the message 'Thank you for the last p.c. you sent me. I will try to write to you a letter next week. Do you know what this picture is. / With love from Geoffrey'.
Geoffrey is Geoffrey Rouse Terry (1896-1970) eldest son of George Terry and his wife Nina, nee Rouse, the owners of Box Hill. The card is addressed to his aunt Kathleen Buchanan Rouse (1878-1932) who spent 18 months in England in 1908-1909, staying for some time with her aunt Lizzie Campbell in Charing, Kent.
The man visible in the photograph may be George Terry.
Miriam and Ian Hamilton Collection
Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection ; CSL&RC PIC 2015/7
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Box Hill house
Studio photograph of the Terry brothers - Rod, Geoff, Gerald and Ted - children of George and Nina Terry, taken around 1907 / Kerry & Co.
View of the stables at the Terry family property Box Hill, around 1908-1909 / photographer unknown
View of Box Hill house, around 1908-1909 / photographer unknown