Miscellaneous photographs of Eastern Papua New Guinea

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 102 CWM/LMS/19/10/11/33
  • Former Reference
      GB 102 All numbered in subject sequences comprising a) missionaries and church work; b) educational; c) general - types; d) home life and occupations; e) manners and customs; f) landscape; g) Papua Central (Chatterton photographs); h) crafts: i) miscellaneous; j) documentary; k) impact of civilization.
  • Dates of Creation
      c.1890 - c. 1930
  • Physical Description
      11 silver gelatin and printing out paper prints

Scope and Content

Groups include: Pupils outside school at Taoripi; men in ceremonial dress. Events include: The SS John Williams on annual visit to Fyfe Bay; [William George] Lawes landing in rowing boat. Places or buildings include: Lawes college school building, 1938; plantation, Isuleilei. Also includes: stained glass window commemorating South Sea Island missionaries who died at their post in Papua New Guinea from 1871 to 1899; children climbing on canoes on beach at Mailu; coral; Captain Hurley ?boat. Pictures taken by/received from: W J V Saville.

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