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282 Annandale Street, Annandale

[Interiew August 2006]

The current owner of this house found a number of items  behind the mantelpiece during renovations:

PHOTOS:

  • young woman, early 20th century
  • indistinct mle head
  • round photo of woman, late 19th/early 20th century, photographers The Rozelle Studio
  • bridal party, men in naval uniforms, probably WW II

CARDS - all early 20th Century:

  • Christmas Card '... from Edith' 
  • News Year's Card, signed 'Phil'
  • card fragment

POSTCARDS:

  • 2 scenes (?) from studio in Santiago, Chile
  • card of waterfall, on back 'Lady Sharp from...?'

EPHEMERA:

  • Ticket for cabaret at Redfern Town Hall on Friday, 12 October 1956. Admission 10/-. Norman Glover, compere.
  • cigarette card of Tyler (cricketer) issue by Wills Cigarettes 

INVOICES:

  • Cheap Wood & Coal Depot, 10 May 1900 for 2 bags of coke, 2 of wood, total 4/6
  • Almond Bros, 259 George St Sydney 191? for freight on SS Manuka 50 cases

LETTER & ENVELOPE (framed and hung) adressed to: Mrs H Hardwicke, Malua, 282 Annandale St, Annandale, postmarked Aug 1, 2:30 year? from Fay, Ohoroire? Cross St Mosman re social arrangmeents to 'Dear Miriam'? (Writing hard to decipher)

[most of these items are held by HGOLD]