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Mervyn Bishop collection of photographs, 1963-1989 / Mervyn Bishop
Bib ID 6612159
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, sheet]
Author
Bishop, Mervyn, 1945- photographer
 
Online Versions
Description 1963-1989 
reproduction 2014 
55 photographs : black and white ; image 40.2 x 30 cm, on sheet 50.5 x 40.2 cm, or smaller 
Summary

Collection of photographs that document aspects of everyday life and social change in the 1960's, 1970's and 1980's and capture both urban and rural Australian life. Indigenous peoples are highly represented in the collection and includes a range of portraits of notable Australians from various times in their lives--Information from acquisitions documentation.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on inscriptions.

Published in: In Dreams : Mervyn Bishop thirty years of photography 1960-1990 / curator and editor Tracey Moffatt. Sydney : The Australian Centre for Photography, 1991.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-153508818

Source of Acquisition Purchased from the photographer, 2015. 
Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Australia -- Social life and customs -- Photographs.
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