Daly family : SUMMARY RECORD [PRG 1513] • Mixed material

Photograph album relating to the visit of Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Naval officers to South Australia in 1867, and the visit of H.M.S. 'Falcon' in April 1865

Photograph album relating to the visit of Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Naval officers to South Australia in 1867, and the visit of H.M.S. 'Falcon' in April 1865

Small photograph album with brass clasp with carte de visite photographs of Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and members of his party who visited South Australia in 1867 on the 'Galatea', made up by Caroline Louisa Turton, daughter of Sir Dominick Daly. Inside the album is written in pencil: 'Mother's book of Naval friends when in S. Australia, officers of the Galatea &c - Prince Alfred, Queen Victoria's son who visited Adelaide in HMS 'Galatea' in Nov 1867'. A few photographs relate to the visit of H.M.S. 'Falcon' and H.M.S. 'Curacoa in 1865. Some are photographs of wives of officers, and a few are of Turton relatives in the Royal Navy. Some photographs had been placed between pairs of photographs and have been numbered with an 'A' and now housed separately. See MORE INFO 'Contents' for details.

Photograph of Sir Dominick Daly's gravestone

Photograph of Sir Dominick Daly's gravestone

Photograph of the memorial cross and headstone for Sir Dominick Daly in the Catholic section of the West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide. The Governor died at Government House on 19 February 1868 aged 69 years.