Papua New Guinea Association of Australia Collection, UQFL387, Box 9, Folder 5, Parcel 4, image 4
The Papua New Guinea Association of Australia Collection, UQFL387 consists of photographs, typescript articles, correspondence, diaries, notes and ephemera documenting personal experiences of colonial administration and general life in Papua New Guinea. The collection was assembled by Dr Peter Cahill, from material donated by members of the Papua New Guinea Association of Australia.
Box 9, Folder 5, Photographs were donated by Josie Wallenius. The folder include photographs of her parents Don and Kath Honeysett in Mandated Territory of New Guinea, where Don was an employee of Bulolo Gold Dredging Ltd. Parcel 4 consists of photographs taken in Bulolo and Baiune on mainland New Guinea and include views of Bulolo Gold Dredging mine, social activities, and locals. The photographs cover the period 1929-1932 approximately.
Handwritten text on back of photograph reads 'Hugh and I on a log with a delightful shade effect on our faces'. In a letter to her family in England, Kath writes about Huge Black. (Papua New Guinea Association of Australia Collection, UQFL387, Box 9, Folder 5a, Kath Honeysett, Bulolo via Salamana, New Guinea to "Dearest All", 26 Jun 1932. https://espace.library.uq.edu.au/view/UQ:378444)