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Series 180: Australia from the air. Country towns, including coastal townships, rivers and remote regions

Call numbers

PXE 731/1618-1745

Record identifier

1kVd5WRn

Series 180: Australia from the air. Country towns, including coastal townships, rivers and remote regions

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Series 180: Australia from the air. Country towns, including coastal townships, rivers and remote regions

Full title

Series 180: Australia from the air. Country towns, including coastal townships, rivers and remote regions

Date

30 May 1937-27 October 1948

Call Numbers

PXE 731/1618-1745

Record Identifier

1kVd5WRn
Physical Description

Contents

265 photographic prints - 13 x 18 cm or smaller, mounted on loose foolscap leaves (up to 4 prints per leaf) - silver gelatin

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Series

Arrangement

Alphabetical by first title on each leaf. Multiple leaves of the same title are arranged chronologically where possible

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright

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

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Aerial views of country NSW towns, rivers, coasts and regions. Also includes Grafton Gorge at Evans Head, Yulgilbar Castle at Evans Head, Gabo Islands, Shell Harbour and Jerringong.

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Series 180: Australia from the air. Country towns, including coastal townships, rivers and remote regions

NOTES

Signature / Inscriptions

'State: N.S.W.' stamped and handwritten under each photo.

Alphanumeric designations

All leaves numbered in top right corner but not consecutively. All photos are titled and contain a negative number. Most photos dated.

Description source

Titled from accompanying envelope.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Administrative / Biographical history

These are aerial oblique photographs taken using a specialised aerial camera, some of which aboard an Avro Anson VH-AGO (shown in PXE 731/1675) belonging to Adastra Airways. Following World War II, Adastra became the foremost aerial survey operator in Australia, mapping much of the nation's post-war development for State and Commonwealth Department...

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PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXE 731/1618-1745

Record Identifier

1kVd5WRn

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/1kVd5WRn

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

412446

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