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Portrait of Billy Cartner, Dargo, Victoria [picture]
Bib ID 1153431
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Meredith, John, 1920-2001
 
Online Versions
Description 1989 
1 photograph : gelatin silver, sepia toned ; 19 x 23.9 cm. 
Series

Real Folk portrait photographs, 1953-1992.

Summary

"Another study of Billy Cartner of Dargo, Vic., he used to play the button accordion, but like many old timers of his age, has now been beaten by arthritis."--Typed on card enclosed with photograph.

Notes

Title from label on back of print.

This photograph was taken as part of John Meredith's "Real Folk" Australian folklore recording project.

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Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-139575719

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Subjects Cartner, Billy, 1899- -- Portraits.  |  Musicians -- Victoria -- Portraits.  |  Accordionists -- Victoria -- Portraits.  |  Folk music -- Victoria.  |  Picture -- Photographs -- NLA exhibition 1989-1990.

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