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65853
  • Title
    The German Concentration Camp at Holsworthy, near Liverpool, New South Wales, showing internee life during World War I
  • Creator
  • Call number
    ON 13
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    1916
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    65853
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    Photographs - 12 x 17.5 cm. - 167 glass photonegatives (half plate) - 51 annotated sleeve covers
  • Scope and Content
    1. Barrack Life - GCC - internees at Holdsworthy
    2. A group of friends - internees at GCC Holdsworthy
    3. Internees' barrack life - GCC Holdsworthy
    4. GCC internees with former Japanese military guard(s)
    5. Injured sailors 'S.M.S. Emden' at GCC Holdsworthy
    6. GCC Holdsworthy - internees demolishing old gaol
    7. GCC Holdsworthy - a lonely internee
    8. The Colonel's horse - GCC Holdsworthy
    9. GCC Holdsworthy, 1916 a Sunday guard
    10. GCC Holdsworthy 1916, internees lock-up
    11. GCC Holdsworthy - Police barrack. 1916
    12. GCC Holdsworthy 2 'Emden' models and builders
    13. [Collage of photos, paintings "Greetings from GCC, NSW, Holdsworthy Camp"]
    14. GCC internee life - a mixed group
    15. GCC Holdsworthy - internees barracks in course of erection
    16. GCC Holdsworthy - a well nourished group
    17. Old GCC lock up
    18. GCC Holdsworthy Post Office, 1916
    19. GCC Holdsworthy observation tower, 1916
    20. Internees - GCC - 1916
    21. Internees in cafe at GCC, 1916
    22. Internee & performing dog
    23. GCC Camps. Entertainers
    24. Whiskey stills seized at GCC, 1916
    25. Parcels for GCC internees, 1916
    26. L.Hessy - employed as artist at GCC
    27. German [groom] on officer's horse
    28. GCC internee posing on officer's horse
    29. [satirical cartoon by GCC internee (Holdsworthy 1910)]
    30. Internees [P/W] at GCC Holdsworthy
    31. Making the best of it. GCC internees at Holdsworthy
    32. Soldier & sailor P/W at GCC Holdsworthy
    33. GCC Holdsworthy a youthful internee
    34. GCC Holdsworthy internees with 'Emden' models .
    35. GCC Holdsworthy internee kitchenmen
    36. GCC Holdsworthy member of guard (long and short)
    37. GCC Holdsworthy guards and internees hospital quarters
    38. Model of observation tower constructed by internee at GCC
    39. Carpenters [at] GCC, 1916
    40. GCC interne out for a canter - 1916
    41. German Internee allowed to ride unrestricted on officer's horse
    42. Officers' Headquarters GCC Holdsworthy
    43. The 'bird cage' GCC Holdsworthy
    44. Whiskey stills seized at GCC 1916
    45. Men of SMS 'Emden' repartiated 1916
    46. Parcels for internees at GCC Holdsworthy
    47. Internee life — an evening ride, GCC 1916
    48. Internee life - GCC Holdsworthy 1916
    49. GCC internee out for a ride - proud of his mount
    50. Internee life GCC Holdsworthy sports club member(s)
    51. GCC internee life a mixed lot
    52. Internee life - watching the 'birds' in the cage, 1916
    53. Internee luggage arriving from Hong Kong
    54. Caged 'Emden heroes' at GCC
    55. GCC internee life - a happy go lucky group, 1916
    56. GCC internee life - in their little corner
    57. GCC internee life - living quarters
    58. GCC internee life - bedroom and dining room
    59. GCC internee - a Hong Kong representative
    60. A Croation internee
    61. Hotwater baths GCC 1916
    62. Croation internee employed interpreter in Censor's office GCC
    63. Internee carpenter at work
    64. GCC internees making the best of small space
    65. Some caged 'birds' GCC
    66. Internees from Hong Kong
    67. A [C.Borgeweider] Austrian
    68. A 'family group' of internees
    69. Internee lunch time GCC
    70. Typical internee groups at GCC 1916
    71. Internee life at GCC 1916
    72. Sailors of 'SMS - Emden' at GCC 1916
    73. Life in GCC barracks
    74. Small retail business at GCC
    75. GCC internee life - a quite evening
    76. Internee life - Sunday at GCC 1916
    77. GCC internee [cooks] 1916
    78. A quiet game - GCC internees
    79. GCC Holdsworthy a bowlers group
    80. GCC internees life - and interneed ships company
    81. Card with portraits and names of five internees "Dozenten der Volks-Hochscule" [teachers "professors"] Liverpool, Holdsworthy GCC 1916. Photo Heinrich Jacobson
    82. Internee life GCC Orchestra 1916
    83. A characteristic group of internees in mess
    84. GCC internees having their photos taken
    85. A birthday party at GCC
    86. GCC internee life - a birthday party
    87. GCC internee life - a heipsiz group
    88. GCC internee life - a quite smoke
    89. GCC Holdsworthy - small shop and group of internees
    90. GCC internee life - about to dine
    91. GCC internee life - in his garden
    92. GCC Holdsworthy - 'Emden' model and its constructor
    93. GCC internee life - commrades in misfortune
    94. GCC Holdsworthy - new goal for internees
    95. GCC internee life - an exclusive quartette
    96. On the patrol
    97. GCC Holdsworthy parcels for internees
    98. GCC camp [boxer] photo Jacobsen
    99. GCC Holdsworthy one of the patrol
    100. GCC internee life making himself comfortable
    101. GCC Holdsworthy sanitary cart
    102. GCC internee life soldier and sailor
    103. GCC Holdsworthy rouseabouts
    104. GCC Holdsworthy soldier and sailor
    105. GCC internee life - 1916 a novel device for weighing machine
    106. Group of Austrians and Croations at GCC 1916
    107. Changing guard GCC 1916
    108. Mail for internees at GCC
    109. [outbuilding GCC Holdsworthy] very bad condition
    110. Country near GCC Holdsworthy
    111. GCC censors office
    112. Police barracks GCC 1916
    113. GCC Post Office
    114. GCC 'Road' Guard House 1916
    115. Internee carpenters at work [corner broken off]
    116. Best drilled squad GCC guard 1916
    117. Oficers conveyance GCC 1916
    118. Officers quarters 1916
    119. Model of Hong Kong Internment Camps made by internees at GCC
    120. Internee life at GCC - monarch of all he surveys
    121. Internee life GCC Holdsworthy 1916 [corner broken]
    122. A juvenile internee
    123. A repatriated internee father of 20 children
    124. A lonely internee at GCC
    125. Austrian officer internee
    126. Wealthy internee at GCC
    127. Committee of Industrial Exhibition at GCC
    128. Internee "pals"
    129. Interior of internee living quarters
    130. Two [arrogant] internees [corner broken]
    131. Juvenile internees GCC
    132. GCC orchestra, 1916
    133. Exhibition Committee - 1916
    134. GCC internee life - refreshment vendors
    135. Members of 'Black Hand' gang GCC Holdsworthy
    136. A wealthy GCC internee - 1916
    137. Theatre characters GCC Holdsworthy 1916
    138. [Cast of play - internees- GCC Holdsworthy 1916]
    139. Hong Kong internees at GCC Holdsworthy
    140. GCC - juvenile internees - with oval vignette mask
    141. 'Pals' GCC internee life 1916
    142. Theatre characters GCC 1916
    143. Internee life GCC Holdsworthy 1916 - in his garden
    144. A 'well fed' internee GCC Holdsworthy 1916
    145. 'Back to the Fatherland' a repatriated internee 1916
    146. GCC internee life a characteristic mess
    147. Down on their luck internees at GCC 1916
    148. A literary internee at GCC
    149. Characters at sports gathering GCC
    150. Officers quarters GCC
    151. Interior of internee quaters GCC [corner broken]
    152. A lonesome internee [corner broken]
    153. Group of interees officers and men GCC
    154. Brothers in misfortune GCC [corner broken]
    155. The 'long and the short' of it
    156. Internee life a football group
    157. GCC Holdsworthy internee Sports Club 1916
    158. GCC internee group in barrack 1916 [corner broken]
    159. 'Sports' at GCC
    160. A happy go lucky group of internees
    161. GCC Holdsworthy - more model builders
    162. GCC Holdsworthy - life in internee quarters
    163. Typical internees at GCC Holdsworthy
    164. GCC Holdsworthy an internee Sunday in barracks
    165. Band at GCC Holdsworthy (internees)
    166. Barrack life - internees at GCC Holdsworthy
    167. GCC Holdsworthy - typical conditions in bar
  • Access Conditions

    Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright: Created before 1955
    Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Corporal Dening was a guard at the camp Post Office. He advertised his photographs in the camp newspaper. Some prints from these negatives can be located at: ML MSS 261 (vols. 2 and 14) Mitchell Library. A contents list of ML MSS 261/14 Item 73 is available at PXn 875.
    Transfer from the Manuscripts Section (World War I). Location number: ML MSS 261 Mitchell Library
    State Library of New South Wales collection of World War I pictorial material
    Digital order no:Album ID : 1062616
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