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Samuel Duesbury (1822-1909) Brisbane

The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939)
Sat 3 Aug 1867

lam given to understand that our honorary secretary, Mr. Duesbury, who spent a considerable time in the studio of an artist in Manchester, was prepared to teach drawing and painting; but, alas, none were prepared to learn,

https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/20314461

Im beginning to think by going with the newspaper articles that Samuel learnt Photography from Horace and also worked for him until Horace left the country.
Hi all
This article is referring to William Duesbury, an architect/draftsman/artist.
He arrived in Aus 1863. He's a British relative to my Samuel D. :)
 
Thank you for that :)
No prob. We are a confusing lot. 3 different lines, of the same English Duesbury family origin, came out to Australia. :eek:

The 2 drawings are from Ipswich newspapers.

Image 2. Queensland Times (Ipswich) Sat 15 May 1915 Page 10. W, Duesbury sketch Train Station.
 

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