Cover image for Richard C Harvey (Photographer)
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Richard C Harvey (Photographer)
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Start Date:
01 Jan 1883
End Date:
06 Jun 1965
Description:
Negatives, photographs and some miscellaneous papers belonging to Richard Crawford Harvey ((c.1883-6/6/1965). Born on the Isle of Wight, R C Harvey came to Tasmania with his father, Dr W A Harvey and mother Helen Clayton Harvey, nee Cowell. On 1 Oct 1917 he enlisted in the 12th Battalion & served overseas, visiting England during this time.Employed as a librarian for some time, he spent most of his life as a law clerk, but always had a keen interest in photography. On 5 April 1934 at St Mark's Church, Pontville he married Agenoria Cooper, who survived him. Before his marriage R C Harvey lived in King Street, Sandy Bay but moved to 4 Richardson Avenue, Dynnyrne