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Aeroplane

Details:

Title
Aeroplane
Photographer
Douglas, Eric
Photo number
PH0229/0014
Collection
John M. W. Haslett Collection; PictureNT; PictureNT
Date
1929
Location
Newcastle Waters
Description
Plane 'Kookaburra' beside the rough grave where Hitchcock was buried, under the plane's wing, 40 miles from Newcastle Waters. Anderson and Hitchcock were lost when searching for Charles Kingsford Smith and party's 'Canberra'. See also THORNYCROFT collection
Notes
Date:1929; Additional information supplied by Sally Douglas, 15-05-2013.
Language
English
Subject
aeroplanes
Digital format
3559 x 5000 pixels : 48bpp ; 104.29Mb.
Format
1 photograph : b&w ; 17.1 x 12.2 cm.
File type
image/tiff; image/tiff
Use
No known copyright
Copyright owner
Library & Archives NT
License
https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/pdm
Related links
http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/gallery/Eric_Douglas/Kookaburra_1929; http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/gallery/Eric_Douglas; http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/15420038; http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/15420038 [Trove - Douglas, E. Sergeant and Eaton, Charles, 1895-1979. Report on the engine and machine "Kookaburra". , 1929.]; http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/gallery/Eric_Douglas/Kookaburra_1929 [ADF Serials - Eric Douglas Collection]; http://www.adf-gallery.com.au/gallery/Eric_Douglas [ADF Serials - Eric Douglas Collection]
Parent handle
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/15741
Citation address
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/15741
Related items
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/736958; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/736957

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