The Resource Birtles' travels around Australia: industry, agriculture, and everyday life

Birtles' travels around Australia: industry, agriculture, and everyday life

Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: industry, agriculture, and everyday life
Title
Birtles' travels around Australia: industry, agriculture, and everyday life
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken by Francis Birtles during travels around Australia. Subjects include: artesian bore; sugar refining plant; oil well; camel hauling water; stone tank and windmill; aquaduct; child with dead rabbits; seabaths; coastal towns; surveyors at work; railway gang worker's cottage; mine site; sugar train; Burke and Wills memorial; lighthouse; wire fish trap; man in white suit; illustration of buffalo hunting with a car; bee hive boxes; grave; camel riding; horse; motor cars; Qantas mail plane; tractor; dogs; prayer tablets in Chinese joss house; garden
Cataloging source
AIAS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Birtles, Francis
Date time place
Bedourie, Ingham, Roma, Tobermory, Qld.; Alice Springs, Brunette Downs, N.T.; South Coast, Curlewis, Tweed Heads, N.S.W.; Coward Springs, S.A., 1910-1930
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Birtles, Francis
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: industry, agriculture, and everyday life
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 43 prints that have been digitised from this collection. The remaining 46 prints are duplicates of superior quality negatives and can be accessed through the Birtles negative collections
  • Persons photographed include: Francis Birtles; Nea Birtles
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
various
Extent
89 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.F09.DF (F00000693-F00000781)
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: industry, agriculture, and everyday life
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • This catalogue record contains information pertaining to 43 prints that have been digitised from this collection. The remaining 46 prints are duplicates of superior quality negatives and can be accessed through the Birtles negative collections
  • Persons photographed include: Francis Birtles; Nea Birtles
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
various
Extent
89 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.F09.DF (F00000693-F00000781)

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