Photographs from Press agencies

Scope and Content

News photographs depicting life in Papua and New Guinea entitled: Police Force; Outstation life; To the island of beautiful women [on boat tour from Port Moresby to Kiriwina]; United Nations Trusteeship council delegates see New Guinea; Types of people; Education; Agriculture; Health Service" Also includes: Quantas aeroplane; schoolgroup raising Australian flag; drilling for oil; Samarai island; medical personnel being carried ashore; girl guides;Saroa school and church; ; Pioneer LMS church, Port Moresby; Hula church and Miss Emerton with brownies at Saroa. NLPictures taken by/received from: Australian Official Photographs from the News and Information Bureau, Department of the Interior by V Gadsby & W Brindle; Publicity Committe of the Presbyterian Church of New Zealand; Sydney Morning Herald.

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Copyright held by Australian government, Sydney Morning Herald and PCNZ