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Portrait of Edmund Blacket (University Architect) Portrait of Edmund Blacket (University Architect) Blacket (University Architect) legs crossed, seated in chair - possibly on a verandah. 809_019 c.1857
Portrait of Edmund Blacket (University Architect) Portrait of Edmund Blacket (University Architect) Portrait of Blacket, book in hand, possibly older than in image 803_019 seated in a chair near a table. 809_020 c.1858
Portrait of Edmund Blacket (University Architect) and daughter Edith outside the Great Hall during construction Portrait of Edmund Blacket (University Architect) and daughter Edith outside the Great Hall during construction Image is inscribed on the back, No. 2 'Myself & [Daughter - added] Edith in the Doorway of the Hall'- The interior of the Hall seen through the opening. 809_022 c.1857
Sarah or Edith Blacket with Owen Blacket Sarah or Edith Blacket with Owen Blacket Portrait of a woman in checked dress, may be either Sarah Blacket, (wife of the architect) or his daughter Edith. Owen Blacket (b. 1851) leans against woman, right hand side of image. 809_024 c.1857
Edmund T. Blacket and his children Edmund T. Blacket and his children Blacket seated with children surrounding him, and Marion (b.1850 on his knee). Alice, (b. 1846 on left of image, Owen to right leaning on father's knee, Arthur (b. 1848) behind him, Edith, the eldest (b. 1844 at the back). 809_025 c.1857
The University under construction: Doorway, eastern wall of Main building The University under construction: Doorway, eastern wall of Main building Three men examining pieces of cast iron, apparently to be used in construction. The man on the right may be Edmund Blacket (University Architect). See also image 026 809_027 c.1859
The University under construction: Carving the gargoyles The University under construction: Carving the gargoyles Gargoyles in several stages of completion in foreground, with stonemason apparently carving figure of bird. To his right is another man in top hat and others in background. See also image 030 809_029 c.1859
The University under construction: Completing the Tower, James Barnet (Clerk of Works) - centre. The University under construction: Completing the Tower, James Barnet (Clerk of Works) - centre. Copy of Enlargement. Stoneworker and stone and carvings in foreground, Inscription under enlargement: "Completing the Tower, Sydney University. The Clerk of Works, Mr James Barnet, Central Figure, about 1857" 809_032 c.1857
The University under construction: Man standing in doorway of Great Hall. The University under construction: Man standing in doorway of Great Hall. In the foreground are blocks of stone, in the background is scaffolding, and northern wall still under construction. Possibly Edmund Blacket in the doorway. Later inscription on reverse (perhaps provided by David Macmillan) 809_033 c.1855
The University under construction: Builders and observers in front of the Clock Tower The University under construction: Builders and observers in front of the Clock Tower Albumen print. In the foreground are three men in top hats, stoneworkers and stone blocks. The central tower appears almost completed. 809_034 c.1959