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August 14, 1945 [auditions for a dancing man for the streets of Sydney at the end of World War II] [picture] / Pryor
Bib ID 3512791
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Pryor, Geoff, 1944-
 
Online Versions
Description 1995 
1 drawing : pen, ink and wash on board ; image 22.3 x 35.3 cm., on board 25.4 x 38.1 cm. 
Series

Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Summary

It is fifty years since the end of World War II, and there is controversy over the identity of the young man in the famous 'Dancing-Man' photograph of people celebrating the end of hostilities in August, 1945.--Information provided by Geoff Pryor.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Published in the Canberra Times on 14 August 1995.

Part of the Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-156941067

Subjects Auditions -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Anniversaries, etc. -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
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