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Papers re mining and aviation in New Guinea

  • AU PMB MS 997
  • Collection
  • 1926 - 1947

Wells, based in Adelaide, was chairman of Guinea Gold NL and Guinea Airways Ltd., which played major roles in the development of gold mining in New Guinea before World War II. See R.W. Robson, 'The Romance of Bulolo', <I>Pacific I...

Wells Charles Valentine T.

Correspondence

  • AU PMB MS 998
  • Collection
  • 1962 - 1971

The Pacific Islands Monthly, a publication of Pacific Publications Pty Ltd, Sydney, first appeared in August 1930. Stuart Inder was co-editor from November 1957 to November 1964 and sole editor from then until October 1975, and again from October...

Pacific Islands Monthly

Correspondence re book the Lost Caravel

  • AU PMB MS 999
  • Collection
  • 1975 - 1987

The Lost Caravel was published in June 1975 by Pacific Publications Pty Ltd., Sydney. The book puts forward the theory that the crew of a Spanish ship, the caravel San Lesmes, lost in the eastern South Pacific in 1526, played a prominent role in ...

Langdon, Robert Adrian (1924-2003)

Photographs from Papua New Guinea, mainly New Britain and New Ireland

  • AU PMB PHOTO 1
  • Collection
  • 1911-1943

Sister Lida Tonkin (Mrs L. Gill), a nursing sister from Young, NSW, first arrived at the Methodist Mission at Raluana in New Britain in 1916.The photographs and post cards include events, daily life and traditional customs practiced in Rabaul in t...

Tonkin, Lida, Sr

Fiji 2009

  • AU PMB PHOTO 101
  • Collection
  • 18 - 31 August 2009

PMBPhoto 101 is a collection of 176 selected photographs of Fiji subjects taken over two weeks in August 2009. Friends living in Suva – Judith Robinson and Chris Gregory, Brij and Padma Lal and Ian and Valerie Campbell – organised several people ...

Gammage, Jan

Vanuatu photographs

  • AU PMB PHOTO 102
  • Collection
  • 30 June 2007

PMBPhoto 102 is a collection of 158 photographs of Vanuatu subjects Bill Gammage took between 29 June and 22 July 2007 when on a holiday with friends, David and Beryl Gowty. The photos are of people and places on the islands of Efate, Malekula, A...

Gammage, Bill

Slides and photographs of election campaigns during 1966 election in Fiji

  • AU PMB PHOTO 103
  • Collection
  • 1966

This collection of slides and photographs was taken by Robert Norton on his first research trip to Fiji, which took place during the 1966 Legislative Council elections campaigning.The general Legislative Council elections were held in late 1966, j...

Norton, Robert (1944- )

Slides from Niue

  • AU PMB PHOTO 12
  • Collection
  • October 1956

Emeritus Professor R.G. Ward was Professor of Human Geography at the ANU from 1971 to 1998, and Director of the Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies from 1980 to 1993.He was Foundation Professor of Geography at the University of Papua New ...

Ward, Gerard

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