The Resource Birtles' travels around Australia : everyday life and activities

Birtles' travels around Australia : everyday life and activities

Label
Birtles' travels around Australia : everyday life and activities
Title
Birtles' travels around Australia
Title remainder
everyday life and activities
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken by Francis Birtles during travels around Australia. Subjects include: bush fire; married Aboriginal station couple; repairing car radiator with bloodwood gum; cattle grazing; rifles; loading dugout canoe onto car; waterhole; motor cars; movie camera; emu chic; scrub turkey nest; campsites; cave mouth; kaolin deposit; long grasses; bush tracks; wild tobacco bushes; carving up buffalo; fishing; dog and wild boar fighting; injured dog; dogs digging for rabbits; desert oak; ant nest; buffalo hunting; scarification; horse-drawn wagon; station cook; housing; donkey; feeding kangaroo; boats; dead crocodile; Woologarang and Mundrabilla stations; camel team carting wool; family fishing trip; gravesite of Kate Emma Moore; picnic party; loading pack horses and pulling wagon laden with wool; collapsed horse; rivers and landscapes; rock formations; mountain ranges; water lilies and trumpet lilies; Indigenous stationhands and servants; Japanese pearlers; picnics; flooded river crossings
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Birtles, Francis
Date time place
Barkly Tablelands, Tennant Creek, Alice Springs, Macdonnell Ranges, N.T.; Ingham, Captain Cook Highway, Albany Island, Diamantina River, Camooweal, Qld.; Eucla, W.A., 1900-1920
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Birtles, Francis
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia : everyday life and activities
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • This catalogue record contains information pertaining to 84 prints that have been digitised from this collection. The remaining 29 prints are duplicates of superior quality negatives and can be accessed through the Birtles negative collections
  • Persons photographed include: Francis Birtles; Joan ?
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
various
Extent
113 photographic prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F07.DF (F00000489-F00000601)
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia : everyday life and activities
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • This catalogue record contains information pertaining to 84 prints that have been digitised from this collection. The remaining 29 prints are duplicates of superior quality negatives and can be accessed through the Birtles negative collections
  • Persons photographed include: Francis Birtles; Joan ?
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
various
Extent
113 photographic prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F07.DF (F00000489-F00000601)

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