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845451
  • Title
    Volume 7: [Airfields, aircraft & aviators], 1929-1933
  • Call number
    PX*D 294/vol. 7
  • Level of description
    item
  • Date

    1929-1933
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    845451
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    62 photographs
  • Scope and Content
    Page contents:
    1. Brisbane from 10,000 feet, September 1929
    2. Official opening of "Shell" electrical refuelling outfit, Archerfield Aerodrome
    3. Arrival at Brisbane. First Townsville-Brisbane air mail by Qantas. Pilot L.J. Brain, May 8th 1931
    4. Experimental air mail from London after arrival at Archerfield, April 29th 1931. Pilot R.B. Tapp
    5. Unloading the mails at Archerfield
    6. Experimental air mail for London about to leave Archerfield Aerodrome, 6am, 25th April 1931. Pilot R.B Tapp
    7. Experimental air mail at Darwin. Pilot R.B. Tapp. Engineer D.H. Wright
    8. Second experimental air mail at Darwin, 19th May 1931. Pilot Hudson Fysh. Engineer A.H. Williams
    9. Imperial Airways at Darwin, May 21st 1931 ; Hippomenes at Daly Waters ; Fergus McMaster, Inspector Williams and Hudson Fysh at Moscow, May 1931
    10. Archerfield hangars
    11. Portion of Qantas fleet
    12-13. Woodworking section, Archerfield workshops
    14. Interior - Archerfield hangar
    15. Stores at Archerfield
    16. Welding
    17. Engine maintenance
    18. Daly Waters - Birdum Creek Service. Mail machine at Daly Waters ; Daly Waters ; Mail machine at Birdum Creek ; Birdum Creek
    19. At Cracow Goldfield, August 1932
    20. Mornington Island Mission Station ; The "Victory". Pilot E.G. Donaldson, Doctor A. Vickers
    21. The "Flying Doctor". Dr A.Vickers at work. E.G. Donaldson pilot
    22. Alexander Kennedy at Mt Isa. Pilot R.B. Tapp ; Alexander Kennedy at Longreach
    23. Mt Isa officials ; Mt Isa ; Fish at Cloncurry ; Puss Moth at St George ; Puss Moth at Minnie Downs
    24. Air Ambulance operations at Brisbane. Pilot W.A. Baird
    25. [Flying doctor]
    26. The "Astraea" at Brisbane, July 1933
    27. [Photo missing when album received]
    28. Visit of the "Astraea". A.E. Rudder, W.A. Baird and Hudson Fysh at Archerfield
    29. Major H.G. Brackley and Commander A.R. Brackley and Commander A.R. Prendergast
    30. Dinner tendered by Qantas to Messrs Brackley and Prendergast
    31. [Photo missing when album received]
    32. [Hudson Fysh, Fergus McMaster, Arthur Baird, Paul McGinness]
    33. [Ross Smith; Keith Smith]
    34. [Jim Warner, Charles Kingsford Smith, Charles Ulm, Harry Lyon (1928)]
    35. [Charles Kingsford Smith in front of Lockheed Altair]
    36. [P.G Taylor, Charles Kingsford Smith in front of Lady Southern Cross]
    37. [Patrick Gordon ‘Bill’ Taylor]
    38. [Bert Hinkler in London; Bert Hinkler in Winton (1928)]
    39. [Scotty Allan]
    40. [Charles Scott]
  • Description source

    Contents from album inscriptions
  • General note

    Digital order no:Album ID : 862000
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