Aeroplane with Witch Soap sign on fuselage, St Lucia, Brisbane, Australia, 1920. Highgate Hill can be seen in the background

(1932). Aeroplane with Witch Soap sign on fuselage, St Lucia, Brisbane, Australia, 1920. Highgate Hill can be seen in the background. The University of Queensland, Fryer Library.

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Title Aeroplane with Witch Soap sign on fuselage, St Lucia, Brisbane, Australia, 1920. Highgate Hill can be seen in the background
Publisher The University of Queensland, Fryer Library
Publication date 1932
Contributor University of Queensland
Type image/tiff
Format photograph
Source Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection AB_P_9
Language eng
Rights Please contact the Fryer Library, University of Queensland Library to inquire about this work.
Subject 430101 History - Australian
Abstract/Summary Aeroplane with sign on fuselage 'Witch Soap', St Lucia, Brisbane, Australia, 1920. Note on back of photograph: 1920 - Captain B. King gave pleasure flights from the hill which now forms the central courtyard of the University. [Captain King gave joy flights from the St Lucia hill in a tiny Larkin-Sopwith for three weeks in July 1920. The larger plane in the photograph is a Sopwith Gnu with an enclosed cabin, possibly the aircraft which the children from Ironside school went to inspect on the same hill in 1932.](Information supplied by the St Lucia History Group)
Keyword King, B
University of Queensland -- History
St. Lucia (Qld.) -- History
Airplanes -- Australia -- History
Highgate Hill (Qld.)
Witch Soap
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