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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Name of creator


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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Content and structure area

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

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Box 1: PhS1-99
Box 2: PhS 100-337
Box 3: PhS 339-449 ; PhS: 450-715 ; PhS: 716-953 ; PhS: 956-
Parcel 1: PhL 3-126
Parcel 2: PhL 127-144
Parcel 3: PhL 146-201
Parcel 4: PhL 217-394
Parcel 5: PhL 395-865
Parcel 6: PhL 945-

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Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

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Finding aids

Uploaded finding aid

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Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

View a selection of photographs from this collection via UQ eSpace [link]

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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