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Berrima concentration camp, New South Wales, 1914-1919 [picture] / D. Speer
Bib ID 1719938
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Speer, D
 
Online Versions
Description between 1914 and 1919 
8 negatives : black and white ; 12.9 x 10.3 cm. 
Summary

Collection of documentary photographs of the Berrima concentration camp for German naval prisoners of war from the Emden during the World War I (1914-1918) in New South Wales and related subjects held within the Pictorial Collection of the National Library of Australia. Includes the Berrima concentration camp, internees at the camp, bicycle boat on Berrima river, boating activities on the river, camp guards, photographs of concert programme and postcards, bridge built by the German internees, main entrance to the detention barracks, gardens and other structures, quarters for the guards,

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Photographs taken by David Speer, a photographer in Bowral between 1913 and 1926.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-143440886

Selected items published in: 48 views of the concentration camp, Berrima, New South Wales, Australia, 1914-1919. Sydney : Epworth Press, [between 1919 and 1926]

Source of Acquisition Donated by Bill Samuels, 1977. 
Subjects Berrima Internment Camp -- Photographs.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Concentration camps -- New South Wales -- Berrima -- Photographs.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- New South Wales -- Berrima -- Prisoners and prisons -- Photographs.  |  World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners and prisons, Australian -- Photographs.  |  Concentration camp inmates -- New South Wales -- Berrima -- Photographs.  |  Prisoners of war -- New South Wales -- Berrima -- Photographs.  |  Prisoners of war -- Germany -- Photographs.  |  Berrima (N.S.W.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Photographs.
Occupation Prisoners of war.
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