Swanbourne, WA : Jacqueline O'Brien & Pamela Statham Drew | c2012
This beautifully illustrated book is the history of pre-Gold Rush Perth through the eyes of pioneer lawyer and photographer Alfred Hawes Stone. Court and Camera is a unique glimpse of Perth just three decades after its foundation. Its unparalleled images show the emergence of landmark buildings alongside ordinary dwellings and scenes from everyday life.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Distributed by Fremantle Press
Design by John Slater
Manufactured by Singapore Stamford Press
Life at Alpha Cottage
The convicts are coming
Friends & foes
Window into the past
Towers & spires
Speaking of families
Bricks, banks & jetties
271 pages : illustrations (some colour), facsimiles, maps, portraits, plans ; 27 cm.
Dewey Call Number
Museum Call Number
Stone, Alfred Hawes, 1801-1873.
Lawyers -- Western Australia -- Perth -- Biography.
Photographers -- Western Australia -- Perth -- Biography.
Perth (W.A.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Stone, A. H. ( Alfred Hawes), 1801-1873.
Lawyers -- Australia -- Perth (W.A.) -- Biography.
Photographers -- Australia -- Perth (W.A.) -- Biography.
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