SYDNEY, NSW. 1910-01-05. LORD KITCHENER AND RECEPTION PARTY ABOUT TO ENTER THE OFFICIAL CAR ...

Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney
Accession Number P00595.006
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print other than silver gelatin
Conflict Period 1910-1919
Copyright

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Description

SYDNEY, NSW. 1910-01-05. LORD KITCHENER AND RECEPTION PARTY ABOUT TO ENTER THE OFFICIAL CAR OUTSIDE SYDNEY CENTRAL RAILWAY STATION. RECEPTION COMMITTEE WATCHES AS KITCHENER STEPS TOWARDS THE CAR DOOR HELD OPEN BY A CHAUFFEUR. PERSONALITIES TO BE SEEN IN THE VIEW FROM LEFT TO RIGHT INCLUDE THE CHAUFFEUR (IN PEAKED CAP) WITH MR. SAMUEL MOORE, THE MINISTER FOR LANDS, IN TOP HAT AND GLASSES; BRIGADIER-GENERAL JOSEPH GORDON PARTIALLY HIDING VICE ADMIRAL SIR RICHARD POORE (DRESSED IN WHITE); MR. JOSEPH COOK, MINISTER FOR DEFENCE; LORD KITCHENER, WEARING FIELD-MARSHAL'S DRESS UNIFORM; COLONEL ERNEST WALLACK; GENERAL JOHN C. HOAD WITH HIS BACK TO THE CAMERA, PARTIALLY HIDING THE ACTING STATE PREMIER MR. CHARLES A. LEE; THE SYDNEY STATIONMASTER AND ON THE EXTREME RIGHT, CAPT. ROBERT SANDS, AIDE-DE-CAMP. (DONOR: R. A. SANDS)