[Jean Batten in her flying gear waving on to supporters at Mascot Aerodrome, Sydney]

The Sun, Photographer

1934
See full details

Maker and Role
The Sun, Photographer
Production Date
1934
Description
Showing Jean Batten holding flowers in one hand and waving with the other. She stands on a stage with a microphone system. The microphone reads '2CH'. A crowd of supporters are in the background. Speakers at this event included Mr. F. Tyler, acting president of the New South Wales Aero Club; Major Shannon, representing the Governor-General and the LieutenantGovernor of New South Wales, Sir Philip Street; Mr. A. Parkhill Post-master-General, representing the Commonwealth Government; Mr. M. F. Bruxner, Minister of Transport, representing the State Government.
Physical Description
1 photograph : black and white ; 15 x 10.5 cm
Signature/Marks
"Jean Batten waving to crowds." -on verso. Hand-written
Current Rights
No known copyright restrictions
Accession No
PHO-0192-1.5
Credit Line
The Sun. 1934. [Jean Batten in her flying gear waving on to supporters at Mascot Aerodrome, Sydney], PHO-0192-1.5. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Maker
Disclaimer

The development of MOTAT's online platform is a continual process. Records are updated regularly, with new information and images. There may be mistakes or omissions in the information provided and we welcome input from the public.

 Do you know something about this object? Contact us or comment below.


Be the first to comment.