The Resource [Album collection], (picture)

[Album collection], (picture)

Label
[Album collection]
Title
[Album collection]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Five albums contain photographs of Fiji and Papua New Guinea. Captions mention names including Dr. Strong (presumably Walter Mersh Strong), J. H. P. Murray, W. J. Belcher and Captain Giblin and his family. Other names include Betty Bunting, Miss McMicking and Par Lumley, Mrs. J Turner, Miss Parham, Dip Marain Singh and Mostyn Williams. Places mentioned include Port Moresby, Samarai, Waiganai, Quarantine Island (Ebuma), Dobura Mission, Boianai Mission, Navua, Yasawa, Suva and Levuka. Other images include canoes, cultural artefacts, villages, portraits of people and island landscapes. The postcard album contains images of cities and towns in the United Kingdom. Some photographs and postcards of Australian locations such as Townsville and Tasmania also appear in the collection
Cataloging source
VDU
Characteristic
picture
Dewey number
996.1100222
Technique
not applicable
Label
[Album collection], (picture)
Publication
Note
  • Title supplied by cataloguer
  • Album No. 1 contains a copy of a letter to Vogan from Mildred Murray, 1933
  • The album labelled "Yasawa" contains two newspaper clippings entitled "Fijian hurricane" and "Pacific Archaeology"
  • Several postcard photographs have the embossed inscription: "Gibson Photo Port Moresby"
Accompanying material
1 album of photographic negatives (19 x 11 cm.)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • adl
Control code
000048427265
Dimensions
13 x 17 cm. - 29 x 23 cm. +
Extent
6 albums of photographs and postcards
Other physical details
b&w and col.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25939075
System control number
  • (OCoLC)773550987
  • ci25939075

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waterfront CampusBorrow it
      1 Gheringhap Street, Geelong, Victoria, 3220, AU
      -38.143069 144.360403
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