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Charles Nixon (1870-1934) arrived in Western Australia in 1892. He was a prolific and influential photographer for many years, running his business from 7 William Street 1893-1934. He was commissioned by the City of Fremantle in 1929 to provide the photographs for J.K. Hitchcock's The History of Fremantle, 1929. Dowson 2003: 12.

References and Links

Dowson, John 2003, Old Fremantle: Photographs 1850-1950, UWAP.

The photo of Nixon is from this invaluable site. As is the photo below of the situation of his studio in William St, just across from the Town Hall.


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