The Resource Flying Doctor, Clyde Fenton

Flying Doctor, Clyde Fenton

Label
Flying Doctor
Title
Flying Doctor
Statement of responsibility
Clyde Fenton
Creator
Subject
Summary
Story of aerial medical work in Northern Territory Base Hospital at Katherine; Aborigines as patients - reactions towards white mans medicine - leprosy; Aborigines among N.T. population - house workers - guides - stockmen
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1901-1982
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Fenton, Clyde
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Aboriginal Australians
Label
Flying Doctor, Clyde Fenton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
RB copy is 1st ed., published in 1947 by Georgian House, Melbourne
Contents
Night flight -- Broken wings -- Retrospect -- Achievement -- New wings -- Forced down -- An anxious journey -- Crash at Ord river -- A long day -- Borroloola and the McArthur river -- The uncivil aviation department -- The magic carpet -- A mining accident -- Tennant Creek -- The magic carpet bites the dust -- Post-mortem -- Across the Timor sea -- On to Singapore -- Siam and Indo-China -- Under arrest -- China -- The fleeing doctor -- Homeward bound -- The Timor sea again -- Buffalo -- Out of control -- The end of "IOU" -- "Robin" -- Gambols at a garden party -- A strange arrest -- Lost -- Rescue -- The ambulance plane -- Duck and geese -- Lights that failed -- By guess and by god -- Trouble with the R.A.A.F. -- A night on the Barkly Tableland -- Disaster at Hodgson downs -- Vale
Control code
M0042137
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
288 p. ;
Immediate source of acquisition
RB copy - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
map
System control number
0049715
Label
Flying Doctor, Clyde Fenton
Publication
Note
RB copy is 1st ed., published in 1947 by Georgian House, Melbourne
Contents
Night flight -- Broken wings -- Retrospect -- Achievement -- New wings -- Forced down -- An anxious journey -- Crash at Ord river -- A long day -- Borroloola and the McArthur river -- The uncivil aviation department -- The magic carpet -- A mining accident -- Tennant Creek -- The magic carpet bites the dust -- Post-mortem -- Across the Timor sea -- On to Singapore -- Siam and Indo-China -- Under arrest -- China -- The fleeing doctor -- Homeward bound -- The Timor sea again -- Buffalo -- Out of control -- The end of "IOU" -- "Robin" -- Gambols at a garden party -- A strange arrest -- Lost -- Rescue -- The ambulance plane -- Duck and geese -- Lights that failed -- By guess and by god -- Trouble with the R.A.A.F. -- A night on the Barkly Tableland -- Disaster at Hodgson downs -- Vale
Control code
M0042137
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
288 p. ;
Immediate source of acquisition
RB copy - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
map
System control number
0049715

Library Locations

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