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[Commercial aviation industry ephemera : ephemera material collected by the National Library of Australia]
Bib ID 4933249
Format BookBook [text, still image, sheet, volume]
Description [1930-2012] 
19 boxes : ill., maps, samples ; 40 cm. 
Series

Australian ephemera collection (Ephemera Formed Collection 66)

Summary

Survey of primarily domestic aviation traffic within Australia, 1930-1980 featuring TAA, Ansett, ANA (Australian National Airways) and regional airlines such as MacRobertson Miller Airline Service, Connair, Airlines of NSW, TransWest, SkyWay, BPA, CAA, East-West and numerous minor Australian airlines. Includes overseas airlines such as Pan-Am, Canadian Pacific, SAA, TWA, BOAC and Qantas. Ephemera includes timetables (bulk), brochures, luggage labels, tickets, stickers/decals, menus, postcards, badges, and an Ansett Golden Wing "Foundation Member, Februrary 1982" golden paperweight.

Full contents
  • Box 1: tickets, boarding passes, baggage labels & tags, Ansett Golden Wing paperweight
  • Box 2: Australian airport information, postcards, route maps
  • Box 3: aircraft technical notes, safety cards
  • Box 4: timetables & brochures, Ansett 1960-1973
  • Box 5: timetables & brochures, Ansett 1974-1990s
  • Box 6: timetables & brochures, Qantas 1940s-1974
  • Box 7: timetables & brochures, Qantas 1975 to present
  • Box 8: timetables & brochures, TAA 1940s-1973
  • Box 9: timetables & brochures, TAA 1974-1986
  • Box 10: timetables & brochures, Australian airlines A-B
 
Related Material Further related commercial aviation ephemera is located in the Ephemera Trade Catalogues sequence under Airlines.  Further related material is held in the E.A. Crome collection of photographs on aviation, and in the Charles Ulm national aviation collection. 
Subjects Qantas Airways -- Miscellanea.  |  Ansett Australia -- Miscellanea.  |  Trans Australia Airlines -- Miscellanea.  |  MacRobertson Miller Airline Services -- Miscellanea.  |  Australian National Airways -- Miscellanea.  |  Airlines -- Australia -- Miscellanea.  |  Aeronautics, Commercial -- Australia -- Miscellanea.  |  Printed ephemera -- Australia.  |  Australian
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