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E.A Crome collection of photographs on aviation [picture]
Bib ID 3044465
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description [ca. 1911-1987] 
902 photographs : b&w ; 15.8 x 11.2 cm. or smaller. 
95 negatives : b&w ; 11.5 x 8.6 cm. or smaller. 
12 glass negatives : b&w ; 16.4 x 12.0 cm. or smaller. 
Summary

Collection of photographs of early aeroplane flights in Australia. Many are of W.E. Hart and his aeroplanes. Others include Frank Neale; the MacKay Expedition of 1933; Charles Ulm handing over New Zealand mail; the 'Faith in Australia' at Mascot; the Grosvenor House the De Havilland Comet in which Scott and Campbell Black won the MacRobertson International Air Race, Black & Scott and the cup; 1930 round Australia; an unidentified female aviator; the Southern Star, 1932; White New Zealand flight; the Supermarine flying boat at Sydney.

Notes

Possibly related to MS 1925

Inscriptions: Many of the photographs are signed "W.E. Hart" u.l. corner. All have Crome's monogram stamped on reverse.

Selected images also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-an21439928

Related Material E. A. Crome collection relating to aviation in Australia; Located at; National Library of Australia Manuscript collection MS 1925. 
Subjects Crome, E. A. - (Ernest Alfred), - 1902-1987 - Photograph collections.  |  Hart, William Ewart, - 1885-1943 - Portraits.  |  Aeronautics - Australia - Photographs.  |  Aeronautics - Flights - Photographs.

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PIC/3394/1-239, 299-337, 357-608, 611, 613, 621-1012, 1015-1145 LOC Albums 1090/1-13 Pictures & Manuscripts Reading Room
PIC/3394/240-298, 338-356, 609-610, 612, 614-620, 1013-1014, 1309-1312 LOC Nitrate Store PIC CRO Pictures & Manuscripts Reading Room

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