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Papers and photographs of Frank Colquhoun, 1930-1988 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2962293
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Colquhoun, Frank
 
Access Conditions Available for reserach. Not for loan. 
Description [1930-1988] 
14 cm. (1 box) 
Summary

Chiefly photographs relating to aviation in Australia and in particular, repairing aircraft. Includes photographs of aircraft crashes on Mount Macedon, Vic. and at Cook's River, N.S.W.; aircraft repair operations at Essendon, Vic. and of Singapore in the 1930s. Collection includes a pilot chart of the Indian Ocean (1930) and photocopies of letters by Jimmy Woods (1933), Allen Metherall (1987-1988) and Lance Hicks (1988)

Biography/History

Frank Colquhoun was one of the first aviation apprentices in Australia. He worked as a mechanic and pilot for McRobertson Airlines and later joined Australian National Airlines.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 7797.

Subjects Colquhoun, Frank.  |  Airplanes -- Photographs.  |  Aircraft accidents -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Aeronautics -- Australia.  |  Air pilots -- Australia -- Biography.
Time Coverage 1930-1988 
Other authors/contributors Woods, Jimmy, 1893-1975  |  Metherall, Allen  |  Colquhoun, Dave

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