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Loke Wan Tho photographic collection, ca. 1930-1964 [transparency] / Loke Wan Tho
Bib ID 3302495
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [transparency]
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Description between 1930-1964 
12 photographs : chiefly b&w ; 240 x 280 mm. or smaller. 
1163 slides : black and white (some colour) ; 35 mm. 
57 transparencies : colour ; 100 x 125 mm. or smaller. 
837 negatives : chiefly black and white ; 75 x 100 mm. or smaller. 
Summary

A collection of slides and photographs of: Sarawak, North Borneo, Australia, Fiji, Kashmir, New Guinea, Singapore, Malaya, Bangkok, Japan, India, United Kingdom, United States, birds of Finland, Cambodia and other locations.

Biography/History

Dato Loke Wan Tho, born in Kuala Lumpur in 1915, was a Malaysian businessman and a patron of a number of sporting, photographic, art and architectural societies. He was a chairman of the Cathay Organisation (films), of Malaysian Airways, of the National Library Board (Malaysia) and director of a number of companies ranging from hotels and automobiles. He was educated in England and travelled extensively in many parts of the world.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on accompanying documentation.

Condition: Good.

PIC Cold Store Row A1/3/7 Folder 1 #PIC/8034/1-833 copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-149666869

Related Material Papers of Dato Loke Wan Tho, 1896-1974; Located at; National Library of Australia Manuscript collection MS 6057.  Loke Wan Tho map collection; Located at; National Library of Australia Map collection MAP LOKE WAN THO MAP COL./1-65 
Subjects Birds -- Photographs.
Other authors/contributors Loke Wan Tho, Dato, 1915-1964  |  Morrison, Hedda, 1908-1991

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Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
Call Number: PIC/8034/2054-2065 LOC Drawer PIC/8034
Status: Available
 
Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
Call Number: PIC Album 1238 #PIC/8034/2182b-2271b
Status: Available
 
Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room - Prior notice required
Call Number: PIC Cold Store Row A1/3/7 Folder 1 #PIC/8034/1-833
Status: Available
Items/Issues Held: Negative
 
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Call Number: PIC Cold Store Row A2/6/3 Folder 1 #PIC/8034/2182a-2188, 2270a-2271a
Status: Available
Items/Issues Held: Negative and transparency
 
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Call Number: PIC Cold Store Row A1/3/7 Folder 2-6 #PIC/8034/891-1501, 1503-2053
Status: Available
Items/Issues Held: Slide
 
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Call Number: PIC Cold Store Row A1/3/7 Folder 1 #PIC/8034/834-890
Status: Available
Items/Issues Held: Transparency
 
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Call Number: PIC Cold Store Row A1/3/7 Folder 4 #PIC/8034/2066-2071
Status: Available
Items/Issues Held: Negative
Details Collect From
PIC Album 1238 #PIC/8034/2182b-2271b Special Collections Reading Room
PIC/8034/2054-2065 LOC Drawer PIC/8034 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC Cold Store Row A1/3/7 Folder 1 #PIC/8034/1-833
Copy: Negative
Special Collections Reading Room - Prior notice required
PIC Cold Store Row A1/3/7 Folder 1 #PIC/8034/834-890
Copy: Transparency
Special Collections Reading Room - Prior notice required
PIC Cold Store Row A1/3/7 Folder 2-6 #PIC/8034/891-1501, 1503-2053
Copy: Slide
Special Collections Reading Room - Prior notice required
PIC Cold Store Row A1/3/7 Folder 4 #PIC/8034/2066-2071
Copy: Negative
Special Collections Reading Room - Prior notice required
PIC Cold Store Row A2/6/3 Folder 1 #PIC/8034/2182a-2188, 2270a-2271a
Copy: Negative and transparency
Special Collections Reading Room - Prior notice required

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