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The pool player, Queenstown, Tasmania, 1996 [picture] / Jeff Carter
Bib ID 3108984
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Carter, Jeff, 1928-2010
 
Online Versions
Description 1996 
1 photograph : b&w ; 24.9 x 36.3 cm., on sheet 30.5 x 40.3 cm. 
Series

Carter, Jeff, 1928-2010 . Jeff Carter collection of photographs, 1952-2002.

Summary

"This image was made in the Empire Hotel, where the town's few employed and many unemployed gather socially. Queenstown's copper mine produced vast wealth, very little of which stayed in the town. It also produced nearly one million tons of poisonous waste, which did stay, in nearby Macquarie Harbour, reputedly the worst polluted body of water in the western world."--Description supplied by photographer.

Notes

Title supplied by photographer.

Part of collection: Jeff Carter collection of photographs, 1952-2002.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-148677225

Subjects Billiard players -- Tasmania -- Queenstown -- Portraits.  |  Pool (Game) -- Tasmania -- Queenstown -- Photographs.
Other authors/contributors Carter, Jeff, 1928-2010
Terms of Use Copyright restrictions may apply. 
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