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Urry, Arthur E, fl 1890-1903, photographer

Gender: Male
Active Dates: circa 1890 - circa 1903
Active Area: Oceania (continent)
Australia (nation)
Queensland (state)
Maryborough (inhabited place)
Townsville (inhabited place)
Dalby (inhabited place)
Likenesses: None found.
Photographs: See list of photographs
Publications: None found.
Related Entries: None found.
Arthur E. Urry was a commercial photographer active in Queensland, Australia. He had studios in Kent Street, Maryborough, 1890-93 and Adelaide Street, Maryborough, 1894-98. He was also active in Dalby (Davies and Stanbury 1985, p.244). Urry took photographs of Townsville after a cyclone in 1903. Urry won a Gold Medal and nine first prizes in the 1899-1900 Exhibition.
Sources: Davies, Alan and Stanbury, Peter (1985), 'The mechanical eye in Australia: photography 1841-1900'. Melbourne: Oxford University Press.

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