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Cane cutting and Trochus harvesting, Queensland, 1942-1960 [picture]
Bib ID 3303698
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Access
Description [Between 1942 and 1960] 
15 digital photographs : b&w. 
Summary

The collection includes photographs of men cutting cane in the Euramo and Mossman sugar cane farms in Queensland, men going out to sea for the harvesting of trochus shells, 'Quita A-11' anchored in the Brisbane River after evacuating people south during the beginning of World War II, 1942, 'Sari Rizah' getting ready to sail and some sugar cane workers relaxing after a days hard work.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on accompanying documentation.

This is a copy made by the National Library from an original in private ownership.

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2004. 15 digital photographs : b&w. Mode of access: World Wide Web. 
Subjects Sugarcane industry -- Employees -- Queensland -- Photographs.  |  Sugarcane -- Harvesting -- Queensland -- Photographs.  |  Working class -- Queensland -- Photographs.  |  Trochus shell fisheries -- Queensland -- Photographs.

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