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E.A Crome collection of photographs on aviation [picture]
Bib ID 3044465
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
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Description [ca. 1911-1987] 
902 photographs : b&w ; 15.8 x 11.2 cm. or smaller. 
95 negatives : b&w ; 11.5 x 8.6 cm. or smaller. 
12 glass negatives : b&w ; 16.4 x 12.0 cm. or smaller. 
Summary

Collection of photographs of early aeroplane flights in Australia. Many are of W.E. Hart and his aeroplanes. Others include Frank Neale; the MacKay Expedition of 1933; Charles Ulm handing over New Zealand mail; the 'Faith in Australia' at Mascot; the Grosvenor House the De Havilland Comet in which Scott and Campbell Black won the MacRobertson International Air Race, Black & Scott and the cup; 1930 round Australia; an unidentified female aviator; the Southern Star, 1932; White New Zealand flight; the Supermarine flying boat at Sydney.

Notes

Possibly related to MS 1925

Inscriptions: Many of the photographs are signed "W.E. Hart" u.l. corner. All have Crome's monogram stamped on reverse.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-144639380

Related Material E. A. Crome collection relating to aviation in Australia; Located at; National Library of Australia Manuscript collection MS 1925. 
Subjects Crome, E. A. (Ernest Alfred), 1902-1987 -- Photograph collections.  |  Hart, William Ewart, 1885-1943 -- Portraits.  |  Aeronautics -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Aeronautics -- Flights -- Photographs.

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Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
Call Number: PIC/3394/1-239, 299-337, 357-608, 611, 613, 621-1012, 1015-1145 LOC Albums 1090/1-13
Status: Available
 
Collect from: Held offsite, prior notice required. Conditions apply.
Call Number: PIC/3394/240-298, 338-356, 609-610, 612, 614-620, 1013-1014, 1309-1312 LOC Nitrate Store Box 11 PIC CRO
Status: Available
Details Collect From
PIC/3394/1-239, 299-337, 357-608, 611, 613, 621-1012, 1015-1145 LOC Albums 1090/1-13 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC/3394/240-298, 338-356, 609-610, 612, 614-620, 1013-1014, 1309-1312 LOC Nitrate Store Box 11 PIC CRO Held offsite, prior notice required. Conditions apply.

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