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Norman Ellison Collection of Australian 1920's aviation search and rescue activities, aerial views and people,1914-1970 [picture]
Bib ID 4809931
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description between 1914 and 1970 
88 negatives : b&w ; 9 x 14.9 cm. and smaller + 2 glass negatives. 
39 photographs : b&w ; 18.1 x 28 cm. and smaller. 
2 photographs : col. 
Summary

Collection of aviation photographs include: Les Holden's successful search to locate Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm, who had disappeared in Western Australia while on a flight to England, aeroplanes, outback buildings, portraits of aviators, Aborigines and aerial views of rural Australia.

Notes

Some of the photographs are copy prints of the negatives in this collection.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-151405781

Related Material Norman Ellison papers; Located at; National Library of Australia MS 1882.  Norman Ellison collection of lantern slides; Located at ; National Library of Australia Pictures collection P862 and PIC/6566. 
Source of Acquisition Donated by Mr Rod Ellison in 2007 as an addition to the Norman Ellison papers MS 1882. 
Subjects Ellison, Norman, 1896-1971 -- Photograph collections.  |  Holden, Les, (Leslie Hubert), 1895-1932 -- Photographs.  |  Aeronautics -- Australia.  |  Airplanes -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Air pilots -- Australia -- Portraits  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Portraits  |  Australia -- Aerial photographs
Occupation Aviators.
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PIC Nitrate store Box 57 Folder 147 #PIC/13952/1-106 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC/13952/103-104 LOC Drawer PIC/13952 Special Collections Reading Room
PIC/13952/75, 77, 79-80 LOC Cold Store PIC NE Special Collections Reading Room
PIC/13952/81-102 LOC Album 1147 Special Collections Reading Room

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