Group of adults standing around an aeroplane with four engines and a bicycle leaning against an oil-drum. Wearing trousers, shirts, head-gear, shorts, carrying parasols and umbrellas. Jug and two oil-cans with "SHELL" written on them in foreground. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1937 (28th March)
- Made in: Ban Don
- (Asia,Thailand,Surat Thani (province),Surat Thani,Ban Don (city - archaic))
- Length: 11.88 centimetres
- Width: 18.45 centimetres
Inscription ContentAlbum title: "HONG KONG - SINGAPORE SINGAPORE - AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA - ALEXANDRIA 1937 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Original description: "Armstrong-Whitworth "Atalanta" at Bandon. Siam 11 am 28-III-37 Captain Gerry Wikon" [manuscript note on print border].
Cataloguer's comment: Album contains 93 photographs. Main themes of album: Travel by aircraft showing views of landscapes, settlements and aerodromes in Hong Kong, Australia and the Middle East. Albums Af,A8 to Af,A31 and Af,A33 belong to the same series. Circumstances: [SIN-] PIC DOC 08.
Album bound in full leather. Good condition.
Copyright: British Museum (?).
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF2768
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