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Negative - Participants in the Sydney-Perth Air Race, Nhill, Victoria, 1929 Image Reg. No: MM 003145

Description Of Content:
Two participants in the Sydney-Perth air race in 1929. Nhill was an official stop and radio control point.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Alex Rogerson, 1986
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: aeroplanes, air shows, celebrations, motor cars, sport, kingsford smith
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Aircraft
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Nhill, Mallee, Victoria, Australia, 1929
Creator: James Batson, 1929


Kevin OReilly Posted on 07 Jan 2011 12:07 PM
Entry 7 (DH-60 Moth named "Swan") was owned and flown by Swan Hill solicitor Edgar Davies with Harold Lee also of Swan Hill as navigator.

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