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Record title

Album of photographs of New Guinea natives, ca. 1870's-1880's / Bell and Langford

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PXA 272

Record identifier

nV2qD7pn

Album of photographs of New Guinea natives, ca. 1870's-1880's / Bell and Langford

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Album of photographs of New Guinea natives, ca. 1870's-1880's / Bell and Langford

Full title

Album of photographs of New Guinea natives, ca. 1870's-1880's / Bell and Langford

Author / Creator

Date

ca. 1870-1889

Call Numbers

PXA 272

Record Identifier

nV2qD7pn
Physical Description

Contents

19 photographs - various sizes, in one volume - sepia

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Photographs show views of the natives in their tribal headgear, ceremonial dress and in their villages and canoes. Europeans shown in views appear to be panning for gold.

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Full title

Album of photographs of New Guinea natives, ca. 1870's-1880's / Bell and Langford

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Album is titled on front cover 'NEW GUINEA NATIVES'.

Signature / Inscriptions

'Bell & Langford Copyright' printed at lower left or right corners of thirteen of the photographs.

Date note

No date, dated approximately from period when Europeans first began investigation into the resources of New Guinea. One of the photographs is titled in ink on mount 'House, Bailalla' at lower left and 'New Guinea' at lower right.

Description source

Information transferred from Pictures Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2008-2009

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Randwick Historical Society, Aug. 1976

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

PXA 272

Record Identifier

nV2qD7pn

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Reference code

836778

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