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[J.R. Black special map collection] [cartographic material]
Bib ID 4695158
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Black, J. R. (John Russell), 1908-1988
 
Online Versions
Description 1923-1968 
158 maps. 
Series

J.R. Black special map collection.

Biography/History

Cadet Patrol Officer in New Guinea (1933-39); served with ANGAU (1940-45); British Borneo Civil Affairs Unit (1945-46); Assistant Director of Planning & Research in New Guinea (1946-48). In 1948 Black resigned to pursue private business.

Notes

Some maps have been redistributed to series titled: New Guinea 1:25,000 series; Planimetric map, British New Guinea; Special map, northeast New Guinea; New Guinea 1:20,000; Provisional map, British New Guinea; Provisional map, northeast New Guinea; New Guinea; German nautical charts of German New Guinea.

The map collection donated by John Russell Black comprises published WWII maps of Papua New Guinea.

Title supplied by cataloguer.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-286615744

Related Material Related material: Papers of John Black, 1933-1988 Located at; National Library of Australia in the Manuscript section, MS 8346. 
Index/Finding Aid Note List of individual maps available. 
Subjects Black, J. R. (John Russell), 1908-1988 -- Map collections.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Papua New Guinea -- Maps.  |  Papua New Guinea -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1923-1968 
Also Titled

[John Russell Black special map collection]

Black special map collection

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Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
Call Number: MAP Black 1-158
Status: Available
Items/Issues Held: Of the original 158 maps in the J.R. Black special map collection, some have been redistributed

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