Collection UQFL133 - Kathleen Vellacott-Jones Photographs

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Kathleen Vellacott-Jones Photographs


  • ca. 1914-1969. (Creation)

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3 parcels, 12 albums.

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Biographical history

Kathleen Vellacott-Jones was a Canadian journalist during the army occupation of Papua New Guinea. She later joined the Papua New Guinea administration as a Public Relations Officer working mainly as an official photographer.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Photographs, 1914-1969
Collection alternatively titled as: Kathleen Vellacott-Jones Collection.

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Scope and content

This collection includes publications and slides, black and white photographs, 16mm film, taken by Kathleen Vellacott-Jones. The bulk of photographs were taken between 1954 and 1968.

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Unrestricted access.

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Pre-1955 photographs: copyright expired.

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  • English

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Revised, Linda Justo, 11-Jul-2021. Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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