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- A Place & Date Depicted Essendon, Australia
Digital Photograph - TAA DC-3 Aeroplane & Staff on Tarmac, Essendon Airport, 1952 Reg. No: MM 110499
- Description Of Content:
- A view of a Trans-Australia Airlines (TAA) Douglas DC-3 on the tarmac of an airport, with a man in uniform walking towards a truck on the left hand side.
This photograph shows Essendon Airport, in January 1952. The photographer, David Meale, was sight-seeing as a fifteen year old. He was visiting from Cootamundra, a country town in New South Wales. David believes 'The plane was a TAA DC-3.'
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Mr David Meale, 2006
- Contributed by Mr David Meale
|Themes this item is part of:||Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AIR TRANSPORT|
|Tertiary Classification:||turbo propeller aircraft - freight & passenger|
|Organisations Depicted:||Essendon Airport|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Essendon, Victoria, Australia, Jan 1952|
|Photographer:||Mr David Meale|