Collection UQFL479 - Fryer Library miscellaneous photograph collection

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Fryer Library miscellaneous photograph collection


  • [1863]?- (Creation)

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Extent and medium

6 boxes, 6 parcels (of approximately 1000 photographs).

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Administrative history

The Fryer Memorial Library of Australian Literature was founded in 1927 in honour of John Denis Fryer.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Fryer Library miscellaneous photograph collection [picture]
Collection alternatively titled as: Fryer Library miscellaneous photograph collection.

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Scope and content

Black and white photographs, many undated, mostly relating to Queensland people and places, but including photographs of other Australian and overseas locations. Also includes photographs relating to the University of Queensland.

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System of arrangement

Box 1: Photograph no. 1-99 (PhS1-99)
Box 2: Photograph no. 100- 337 (PhS 100-337)
Box 3: Photograph no. 339-449 (PhS 339-449)
Box 4: Photograph no. 450-715 (PhS: 450-715)
Box 5: Photograph no. 716-953 (PhS: 716-953)
Box 6: Photograph no. 956- (PhS: 956-)
Parcel 1: Photograph no. 3-126 (PhL 3-126)
Parcel 2: Photograph no. 127-144 (PhL 127-144)
Parcel 3: Photograph no. 146-201 (PhL 146-201)
Parcel 4: Photograph no. 217-394 (PhL 217-394)
Parcel 5: Photograph no. 395-865 (PhL 395-865)
Parcel 6: Photograph no. 945- (PhL 945-)

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Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

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Language of material

  • English

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Uploaded finding aid

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Related units of description

For further University of Queensland photographs, see UQFL466. Other photographs of Queensland people and places can be found in UQFL477.

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PhS: standard photograph; PhL – large photograph; PhF – Extra large photograph

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Revised, Linda Justo, 1-Jul-2021. Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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