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19451
  • Title
    Peggy Bacon in mid-air backflip, Bondi Beach
  • Creator
  • Call number
    Home and Away - 14039
  • Level of description
    item
  • Date

    6/2/1937
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    19451
  • Physical Description
    Photographs - 1 film photonegative (copied from original nitrate photonegative) - 35 mm.
  • Copying Conditions
    Out of copyright:
    Please acknowledge:: Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
  • General note

    Reproduced in Sydney Exposures... [by] Alan Davies (1991), p. 122-123
    Another photograph from series reproduced "Australasian", 13/2/1937.
    Sydney Exposures book and exhibtion caption: Back flip on the beach, Bondi, 6 February 1937 : Peggy Bacon of Bondi, one of a troupe of girls who did pyramid stands on the beach, does a backflip for the photographer.
    Friend of Ted Hood, Di Taylor (not pictured here) was also one of the group who formed athletic "pyramids" supported by North Bondi life savers
    Digital order no:hood_14039
  • Alphanumeric designations

    Original item no. NCY36/167
  • Name
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  • Place

  • Exhibited in

    Sydney Exposures: the photographic studio of Sam Hood 1925-1950 - State Library of New South Wales (27 December, 1991 - 26 April, 1992)

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