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NPWHF1131 - Photograph of Esther Bohning Boiling the Billy, Tennant Creek, 1933

Black and white albumen silver photograph of Esther BOHNING boiling the billy.

Stamped on reverse in blue ink: 9322

Inscriptions on reverse:

In black fountain pen ink, cursive: "The first and only lady on the field Mrs Bohning whose son (left) is part owner of the (illegible).  A lunchtime picture."

Added in a different hand in black ballpoint, capitalised: "Tennants (sic) Creek.  Taken by Ray Garrett.  September 1933.  When he was flying the mail route from Camooweal to Daly Waters for Larkins Airways.  He and Jim Synott travelled across the desert from Camooweal and pegged out some claims."

Object ID: NPWHF1131 - Photograph of Esther Bohning Boiling the Billy, Tennant Creek, 1933

Object Number: 1131

Materials: paper

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