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Arthur J. Sawyer, pictorial material, 1911-1914 / compiled by Arthur J. Sawyer

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PXB 673

Record identifier

YoldvDv9

Arthur J. Sawyer, pictorial material, 1911-1914 / compiled by Arthur J. Sawyer

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Arthur J. Sawyer, pictorial material, 1911-1914 / compiled by Arthur J. Sawyer

Full title

Arthur J. Sawyer, pictorial material, 1911-1914 / compiled by Arthur J. Sawyer

Date

1911-1914

Call Numbers

PXB 673

Record Identifier

YoldvDv9
Physical Description

Contents

1 folder (33 photographs) - various sizes. - black & white

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Out of copyright : Created before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and courtsey Arthur John Sawyer.

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Contents

Photographs have been extracted from Sawyer's diary. Some have brief inscriptions on verso. They include images of the wireless station, seals, penguins and other members of the expedition. There are also 2 portraits of Sawyer.

Forms part of MLMSS 383.

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Arthur J. Sawyer, pictorial material, 1911-1914 / compiled by Arthur J. Sawyer

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Pic.Acc. Upgrade Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.5491 as part of the eRecords Project 2012-13

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Administrative / Biographical history

A.J. Sawyer was the wireless operator and mechanic for the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-14.

In 1911 a group of scientists and adventurers left Hobart under the leadership of Dr Douglas Mawson. They were bound for Macquarie Island and the then unknown parts of Antarctica. The scientists of the expedition produced information that...

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PXB 673

Record Identifier

YoldvDv9

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909058

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