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Written on back of one of the copies with red felt-tip pen – 111 Also penciled on back – N. Allan

Chemist shop established by R.S. Polson taken over by F. Denton 2 B&W photo prints, copies

Unidentified man wearing white hat standing in front of the building. Building is shared with a dentist (unnamed) specialising in extractions.

The photo is undated and appears to have been taken between 1900 and 1920.

Used in book – “From Bush & Swamp”, page 49, with caption - An early chemist shop in Ballance Street, eatablished by R.S. Polson and later taken over by F. Denton. The dentist featured on the left window specialised in extractions.

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Chemist shop established by R.S. Polson taken over by F. Denton

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r.s. polson,
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