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Papers re visit to Western District, Papua 1923 [microform]
Bib ID 1866052
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
 
Online Versions
Description Canberra : Pacific Manuscripts Bureau, [19--] 
One microfilm reel 35 mm. 
Series

PMB (Australian National University. Pacific Manuscripts Bureau) ; 916.

Biography/History

Frank Hurley was a well-known Australian photographer and pioneer film producer. His film Pearls and Savages' (1924), based in Papua, was a product of his visit to the Western District referred to in these papers.

Notes

Also available online: http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/pambu/catalogue/index.php/papers-re-visit-to-western-district-papua;isad

Microfilm copy of originals held by Pacific Manuscripts Bureau.

Source of Acquisition The papers are archival estrays. They are believed to have been souvenired' by an Australian serviceman in Port Moresby in World War II. An anonymous donor sent them to the Pacific Manuscripts Bureau. 
Subjects Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962 -- Journeys.  |  Papua -- Description and travel.
Time Coverage 1923 
Other authors/contributors Australian National University. Pacific Manuscripts Bureau

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