Five photographs showing views of [Port] Moresby [Papua New Guinea], wharf, harbour, ocean view, steam ship, native village, native person, 1911.

Tarn Family (1911). Five photographs showing views of [Port] Moresby [Papua New Guinea], wharf, harbour, ocean view, steam ship, native village, native person, 1911..

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Creator Tarn Family
Title Five photographs showing views of [Port] Moresby [Papua New Guinea], wharf, harbour, ocean view, steam ship, native village, native person, 1911.
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1911-01-01
Year available 2017
Series Photographs, 1909-1914, F3299
Type image/tiff
Original Format Album page; 5 photographs, sepia; 29 x 25 cm.
Source Photographs, 1909-1914, F3299, page 19
Language eng
Rights Copyright expired
Abstract/Summary The Photographs, 1909-1914 album contains 104 photographs including views of Brisbane, Cairns, Magnetic Island, Mount Tambourine, Port Moresby, Singapore, Thursday Island, Townsville, India, Redland Bay and Magnetic Island. Photograph album belonging to the Tarn/Spowers family. Nancy Holmes Tarn (nee Gore) retrieved the album from beneath the Spowers family home 'Tivoli' at Corinda, Brisbane. The album may have belonged to Nancy's parents, Amy Gladys (nee Spowers) and Cyril Gerard Gore (of Yandilla). In 1911 there were married in Brisbane and moved to Assam, India, where Cyril and his brother were tea planters.
Keyword Tarn Family
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea) - Pictorial works.
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Native village -- Papua New Guinea -- Pictorial works.
Native -- Papua New Guinea.
Wharves -- Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea -- Pictorial works
Harbour -- Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea) -- Pictorial works
Steamships
Steamboats
Ocean View
Geographic co-ordinates

147.158213,-9.468469 147.143571,-9.468469 147.143571,-9.485568 147.158213,-9.485568 147.158213,-9.468469

Additional Notes Photograph 1 and 2 shows views of coastline with handwritten inscription: 'Moresby'
Photograph 3 shows a native on a wharf
Photograph 4 shows views of coastline with handwritten inscription: 'Native village Moresby 1911'
Photograph 5 shows a steamship at wharf

Document type: Image
Collection: Fryer Library
 
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