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Coloured lantern slides of early Canberra
Bib ID 3302696
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, slide]
Online Versions
Description [1913-1934] 
86 slides : glass, lantern, colour ; 8 x 8 cm 
Summary

Collection of colour lantern slides depicting early Canberra, subjects covered include maps of Australia, New South Wales, Canberra, Federal Capital Territory and surrounds; the naming of Canberra ceremony, people, Canberra buildings, schools and educational institutions, Cotter Dam, Prime Minister Joseph Lyons, state and royal visits, functions, Parliamentary occasions, the arrival of Charles Kingsford Smith with his Southern Cross aeroplane, and local events.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-133545764

Subjects Lyons, J. A. (Joseph Aloysius), 1879-1939 -- Photographs.  |  Kingsford-Smith, Charles, Sir, 1897-1935 -- Photographs.  |  Parliament House (Parkes, A.C.T.) -- Photographs.  |  Prime ministers -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Aeronautics -- Flights -- Photographs.  |  Aeronautics -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Visits of state -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Photographs.  |  Canberra (A.C.T.) -- Photographs.  |  Canberra (A.C.T.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Photographs.  |  Canberra (A.C.T.) -- History -- Photographs.  |  Canberra (A.C.T.) -- Social lifes and customs -- Photographs.  |  Cotter Dam (A.C.T.) -- Photographs.
Form/genre Federal politicians.  |  Aviators.

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