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    Eric D B Hortin Bequest Index: Royal Society Collection

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    Eric Dudley Babington Hortin, ca. 1875 - ca. 1953, won a Tasmanian Public School Exhibition in 1887, entered the Public Service in 1897, and was Chief Clerk in the Education Department in 1920. Royal Society RS.

    The Tasmanian International Exhibition, Hobart, Tasmania 1894-95

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    Notes and typescript by Eric DB Hortin about the Tasmanian International Exhibition, Hobart, Tasmania 1894-95. Included is a letter from Robert Sharland secretary of the Tasmanian Historical Research Association written in 1952 suggesting information should be condensed before submitting for publication in the Association's Papers and Proceedings. RS 6/1

    Selection of concert programs collected by Eric D B Hortin

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    Selection of some of the many concert programs collected by Eric D B Hortin . In 1895 Horton became the organiser of a choir which won distinction in the Tasmanian Exhibition. He was founder of the Hobart Amateur Orchestral Society and later secretary. The society was to become the Hobart Symphony Orchestra. He won the Tasmanian Public School exhibition in 1837, entered the Public Service in 1897 and was chief clerk at the Education Department until his retirement in 1940. From: Royal Society Collection Horton Bequest RS6/4(1) album & RS 6/4(4) 3 scrap books and one folder containing press cuttings and programs of musical and theatrical performances, mostly Tasmania

    Photographs of the Tasmanian International Exhibition buildings, Hobart, Tasmania 1894-95

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    Photographs of the Tasmanian International Exhibition buildings, Hobart, Tasmania 1894/95. From the Eric DB Hortin Bequest. RS 6/10 (1-2

    Photographs of casts of theatre productions on stage at Theatre Royal, Hobart, Tasmania

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    Photographs of casts of theatre productions on stage at the Theatre Royal, Hobart, Tasmania. From the Eric DB Hortin bequest. RS 6/1

    Photograph of audience at the Tasmanian Temperance Alliance's Temperance Hall, Hobart, Tasmania c.1890

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    Photograph of an audience at the Tasmanian Temperance Alliance's Temperance Hall, Melville Street, c. 1890s. From the Eric DB Hortin Bequest
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