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P2903-1/42 Photographic print, black and white, mounted, Lawrence Hargrave and James Swain with cellular kites used in the kite lift experiment, Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia, 12 November 1894, copy print made in 1925. Click to enlarge.

Photograph of Lawrence Hargrave and James Swain on day of the kite lift experiment

Photographed
Photographic print, black & white, mounted, Lawrence Hargrave and James Swain with cellular kites used in the kite lift experiment, Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia, 12 November 1894, copy print made in 1925

Summary

Object No.

P2903-1/42

Object Statement

Photographic print, black and white, mounted, Lawrence Hargrave and James Swain with cellular kites used in the kite lift experiment, Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia, 12 November 1894, copy print made in 1925

Physical Description

Photographic print, black & white, mounted, Lawrence Hargrave and James Swain with cellular kites used in the kite lift experiment, Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia, 12 November 1894, copy print made in 1925

Marks

Annotations in pen on reverse of mount '...at his estate in the [Illawarra] / an old faded & spotted photorgaph was / given to Colonel Lyons for the Science Museum / & he had copies made of which this is an example / Nov.11/25 R.T.' and 'The above was written by / my father, Sir Richard / Threlfall, G.B.E., F.R.S., / sometime Professor of Physics / at Sydney University / (March 1965)'.Also stamped on reverse on moount R.E. THRELFALL, /THE QUARYY, / PEDMORE, / STOURBRIDGE, / WORC.'.

Dimensions

Height

216 mm

Width

279 mm

Production

Cite this Object

Harvard

Photograph of Lawrence Hargrave and James Swain on day of the kite lift experiment 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 January 2022, <https://ma.as/323139>

Wikipedia

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