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Collection 02: Negatives, chiefly aerial views of Sydney, ca. 1930-1970 / photographed by Milton Kent.

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ON 297

Record identifier

1JkmBbqY

Collection 02: Negatives, chiefly aerial views of Sydney, ca. 1930-1970 / photographed by Milton Kent.

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Collection 02: Negatives, chiefly aerial views of Sydney, ca. 1930-1970 / photographed by Milton Kent.

Full title

Collection 02: Negatives, chiefly aerial views of Sydney, ca. 1930-1970 / photographed by Milton Kent.

Date

1911, ca. 1930-1970

Call Numbers

ON 297

Record Identifier

1JkmBbqY
Physical Description

Contents

Photographs - 17 silver gelatin photonegatives - 16.3 x 21.5 cm.

Photographs - 12.4 x 65 cm. - 1 panorama :

Photographs - 12 x 16.3 cm. : ; 12 x 16.3 cm. - 178 glass photonegatives

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Applies to all photographs created before 1955.

Copyright status : In copyright - Life of photographer plus 70 years. Applies to all photographs taken in 1955 or later

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales.

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Subjects

Subjects and topics

Abbotsford (N.S.W.) Camperdown (N.S.W.) Central Coast (N.S.W.) Circular Quay (Sydney, N.S.W.) Cowan (N.S.W.) Darling Harbour (N.S.W.) Hargrave Park (N.S.W.) Hawker de Havilland (Milperra Road, Bankstown, N.S.W.) Hawkesbury River (N.S.W.) Hyde Park (Sydney, N.S.W.) Kingsford-Smith Airport (Sydney, N.S.W.) Manly Cove (N.S.W.) Murdoch's Ltd (Park & George Streets, Sydney, N.S.W.) Perdriau Rubber Co (Birkenhead Point, Sydney, N.S.W.) Pittwater (N.S.W.) Pyrmont (N.S.W.) Randwick Racecourse (N.S.W.) Roselands (N.S.W.) Rydalmere (N.S.W.) Sydney Harbour Bridge (Sydney, N.S.W.) Sydney Harbour (N.S.W.) Sydney Showground (N.S.W.) Sydney Stadium (Rushcutters Bay, N.S.W.) Town Hall Hotel (corner George & Park Streets, Sydney, N.S.W.) University of Sydney (N.S.W.) Walsh Bay (N.S.W.) White City (Rushcutters Bay, N.S.W.) interiors aerial photographs airports Austin (trucks) bridges building construction cities cranes (machines) De Havilland Vampire (aeroplanes) electric motors factories Ford (trucks) golf courses locomotives (NSW, class 38) racecourses shows & exhibitions steamships suburbs trucks universities jetties & wharves Sydney (N.S.W.)--Aerial photographs. Adult Females Adult Males children Australia. Royal Australian Air Force Australia. Royal Australian Navy Bennett & Wood Pty Ltd Clyde-Simplex (firm) Coronet Homes (firm) Manoora (ship) Manunda (ship) New South Wales Government Railways and Tramways Rudder's Ltd. Southern Sun (Avro aeroplane VH-UNA) Standard Telephones and Cables Pty. Ltd. Tex Morton's Rodeo

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Collection includes two photographs, 1911 / by Herbert Ponting

GLASS PLATES
1-2. Terra Nova, Antarctica, Jan 1911 / photographed by Herbert Ponting

All photographs taken by Milton Kent
3-32. Circular Quay and CBD, Sydney, 1930s, 1960s
33-41. Sydney Harbour (incl. HMAS Australia or Canberra), 1930s
42-43. Opening of the Anz...

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Full title

Collection 02: Negatives, chiefly aerial views of Sydney, ca. 1930-1970 / photographed by Milton Kent.

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

According to the vendor, Milton Kent had dealings with Antarctic photographer Herbert Ponting before Ponting's death in 1935. This might explain the presence of two glass negatives of the Terra Nova in the Antarctic during Scott's last expedition of 1910-1912. Ponting's archive was purchased by the Scott Polar Institute for 533,000 pounds in 2004 -...

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Ernest Dorn, April 2007

Identifiers

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Call Numbers

ON 297

Record Identifier

1JkmBbqY

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Reference code

457652

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