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A view of Port Moresby from Mission Station, 1884

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3084A/2

Scope and Contents

1016 x 230 mm. A panoramic view composed of four joined photographs, cloth-backed. Taken from the hill behind Port Moresby, with villages and boats in the foreground. Anchored in the bay, behind the island, is H.M.S. Nelson. Mr Goldie's store is at the extreme left, above the village; at right is Ethel Island, with Elizabeth Islands behind and Mourilyan Island at the right background. Paga Point is seen in the centre background.


  • 1884

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, apart from some fading in from edges, and at folds.

Existence and Location of Copies

Finding aid date

2011-02-02 10:37:27+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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