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Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Nea Birtles and personal scenes

Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Nea Birtles and personal scenes
Title
Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Nea Birtles and personal scenes
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken by Francis Birtles during travels around Australia. Subjects include: photographic portraits of Nea Birtles; caravans; campsites; bathing in a waterhole; skiing; telephone booth; Queensland border post; donkeys pulling cars; Chinese pyjamas and parasol; typewriter; kittens; horses; camel train; dogs; cooking on camp fire; motor cars; caravan; mining claim; farm equipment; artesian bore; boomerang; parasol; rowing boat; kayak; fishing from jetty and in river; catching yabbies; panning for gold; landscapes; water lilies; picking flowers; palm trees; pandanus palms; bottle tree; huge tree buttress; giant fig tree; harvesting wheat; deserts, forests, rivers and mountains; Warrego (dog); telephone box; smoking cigarette; reading; sweeping; talking on the telephone; washing dishes and clothes; gardening; puppies and kittens; banana and pineapple plantations; Nea Birtles with a black horse; camp fire; putting on makeup; pumping car tyre; lambs; Nea Birtles with a dingo; boab tree; picnic lunch
Cataloging source
AIAS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Birtles, Francis
Date time place
Mount Kosciuszko, Sydney, Curlewis, Tweed River, Tambar Springs, N.S.W.; Birdsville, Bedourie, Ingham, Whitsunday Islands, Barron River, Cape York, Gympie, Qld.; Lake Eyre, S.A.; Northern and Central Australia, 1920-1937
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Birtles, Francis
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Nea Birtles and personal scenes
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Francis Birtles; Nea Birtles
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
large format
Extent
402 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F17.BW (F00003622-F00004020)
Label
Birtles' travels around Australia: portraits of Nea Birtles and personal scenes
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Francis Birtles; Nea Birtles
Carrier category
other
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
large format
Extent
402 negatives
Immediate source of acquisition
Max Pechey;
Media category
other
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Form
Other physical details
black and white
Reproduction note
TIFF files
Stock number
BIRTLES.F17.BW (F00003622-F00004020)

Library Locations

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