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Collection of slides of the aftermath and relief effort following the Mt. Lamington eruption, Papua New Guinea, 1951 [transparency] / Albert Speer
Bib ID 3964709
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [transparency]
Author
Speer, Albert, 1922-2014
 
Online Versions
Description 1951 
58 slides : col. ; 35 mm. + 1 Album containing index (5 leaves), 62 colour photographs (59 from slides), 1 colour photocopy of photograph, 5 p., and 1 map. 
Summary

A collection of 58 slides, 51 of which are of the aftermath of the volcanic eruption in 1951 of Mt. Lamington, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea showing the area affected, the relief efforts and re-building of settlements. Collection includes seven slides that are related to Papua New Guinea and acquaintances.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on accompanying album and documentation.

Condition: Rust coloured staining on transparencies.

Accompanying album titled: "Re-building as I recall".

Related item: Collection of photographs and colour slides from the 1951 eruption of Mt Lamington, Papua New Guinea, available at PIC/9275/1-101 LOC Album 1085 A/B

PIC Cold Store Row A4/5/4 [PIC SPEE] Folder 1 #PIC11407/1-58 copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-145178938

Source of Acquisition Donated by Mr. Albert Speer, MBE, 2007. 
Subjects Disaster relief -- Papua New Guinea -- Popendetta -- Photographs.  |  Volcanoes -- Papua New Guinea -- Lamington, Mount -- Photographs.  |  Volcanic eruptions -- Papua New Guinea -- Lamington, Mount -- Photographs.  |  Natural disasters -- Papua New Guinea -- Lamington, Mount -- Photographs.  |  Popendetta (Papua New Guinea) -- Photographs.  |  Lamington, Mount (Papua New Guinea) -- Photographs.  |  Papua New Guinea -- Photographs.

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