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Pioneer aviator Amy Johnson [picture]
Bib ID 3795861
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description 1929 
1 photograph : b&w ; image 16.6 x 22.4 cm., on mount 40.4 x 27.6 cm. 
1 picturegram : b&w ; image 16.6 x 22.3 cm., on mount 40.4 x 27.6 cm. 
Series

Collection of picturegrams in folders.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on acquisition documentation.

Part of collection: Collection of picturegrams in folders.

Condition: Yellowing, tears in centre of cardboard mount.

Inscriptions: "Picturegram transmitted on 3/10/29 over Siemens Carolus System on carrier channel between Melbourne & Sydney"--In ink on front cover; "Historical section Postmaster General's Department, Melbourne"--Stamp on front cover.

Two identical images, original photograph and received picturegram, mounted on cardboard sheet that folds out.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-150937705

Source of Acquisition Purchased from Charles Leski Auctions, 2006. 
Subjects Johnson, Amy, 1903-1941 -- Photographs.  |  Women air pilots -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Tiger Moth (Training plane) -- Photographs.

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