2. This is the oldest known surviving photograph taken in Australia, snapped in 1845.
Dr William Bland, an ex-convict, was a prominent surgeon, humanitarian, social reformer, and inventor. This daguerreotype is the earliest known surviving photograph taken in Australia.
4. Daguerreotype of Stephen King and a young woman, circa 1859.
“Daguerreotype in embossed leatherette case of Stephen King junior and a young woman, possibly his sister Matilda, who is doing needlework. King was a member of the John McDouall Stuart Expedition.” Source: State Library of SA.