Australia's Davis Cup Team 1939

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Full titles read: "AUSTRALIA"

L/S's of a large liner (RMS Mauretania) preparing to leave Sydney harbour bound for the United States of America, thousands of streamers rain down from the deck of the ship. A number of personalities are leaving on it including the novelist Zane Grey. L/S's of...

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Cataloguer:
Howard
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
sound
Media URN:
20048
Sort Number:
39/050
Time in/Out:
01:09:00:00 / 01:09:59:00
Canister:
39/50
Film ID:
1015.11
Issue Date:
23/06/1939

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