National Library of Australia - Digital Collections - Pictures

  • nla.pic-an24539066
  • PIC FH LOC Drawers H2-H47
  • Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
  • Hurley collection of photographic prints [picture]
  • [1910-1962] ca. 1000 photographs
This collection is partially digitised
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. Looking through a ruined cathedral window on to a battlefield cemetery [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    Looking through a ruined cathedral window on to a battlefield cemetery [picture] /
    1917. 1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 37.5 x 28.5 cm., in mount 52.9 x 40.7 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. Australian wounded on the Menin Road, near Birr Cross Road on September 20th, 1917 [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    Australian wounded on the Menin Road, near Birr Cross Road on September 20th, 1917 [picture] /
    1917. 1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 26.2 x 35.2 cm., on board 49.9 x 40.4 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. The ruins of the Cloth Hall during the Third Battle of Ypres, view through a cloister window [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    The ruins of the Cloth Hall during the Third Battle of Ypres, view through a cloister window [picture] /
    1917. 1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 35 x 26 cm., on mount 50.3 x 40.7 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. A scene typical of the conditions under which Australian troops fought in World War I [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    A scene typical of the conditions under which Australian troops fought in World War I [picture] /
    1917. 1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 26.3 x 34.8 cm., on mount 50.2 x 40.7 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. The end of the Shackleton Expedition ship 'Endurance'. After being held in the ice for nine months, the ship was finally crushed by the tremendous pressure of the ice surrounding it [1 November 1915] [picture] /
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. A massive iceberg bearing down on the trapped 'Endurance'. They were saved only by a timely blizzard which turned this fearsome mass off course. Shackleton Expedition 1914-15 [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    A massive iceberg bearing down on the trapped "Endurance". They were saved only by a timely blizzard which turned this fearsome mass off course. Shackleton Expedition 1914-15 [picture] /
    Between 1914 and 1917. 1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 29.2 x 35.1 cm., on mount 50.2 x 40.7 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. The only land in the vast expanse of tempestuous seas, South Georgia is the homing place of sea birds, penguins and seals. The Clapmatch or fur seal has long been exterminated but sea elephants are plentiful and make rookeries in secluded spots among the tussock grasses, where they breed, sleep, snore and grunt incessantly. Shackleton Expedition 1914-15 [picture] /
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. Moraine Fjord. A colony of penguins below the Degeer Glacier. This ice river, which has its origin in the high levels of the interior, has gouged a passage through the mountains to the head of the Fjord, where it expands itself in ice falls and avalanches [picture] /
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. The crystal canoe, a glittering scene typical of all the active glaciers at South Georgia. All are very active, constantly calving and launching small bergs into the area. This is Degeer Glacier. Shackleton Expedition 1914-15 [picture] /
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. A small ship came into sight; Wild gave orders to kindle the beacon. Relief had come at last! [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    A small ship came into sight; Wild gave orders to kindle the beacon. Relief had come at last! [picture] /
    1916. 1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 25.5 x 32.5 cm., on mount 50.4 x 40.5 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. 'Shakespeare', leader of Hurley's team, the most sagacious animal in the pack, Shackleton expedition, 1914-1915 [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    "Shakespeare", leader of Hurley's team, the most sagacious animal in the pack, Shackleton expedition, 1914-1915 [picture] /
    [between 1914 and 1916] 1 photograph : b&w ; 35 x 30.3 cm., on mount 50.2 x 40.7 cm.
     
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    Hamilton, Harold, 1885-1937. Among the many varieties of penguins nesting at Macquarie Island, the King penguins are the rarest and most beautiful. They stand up to 30 inches high and have gorgeous gold flushings extending from the head down. The back feathers are a lovely shade of French grey. Mawson Expedition 1911-1913 [picture] /
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. This camera caricature shows some moulting Adelies which have become cluttered up with snow during a blizzard. The three birds to the right display surprise at the appearance of a mate which they have discovered sheltering behing a hummock. Mawson Expedition 1911-1913 [picture] /
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. 'The Aurora' photographed through a picturesque formation of frozen sea spray in Commonwealth Bay. Mawson Expedition 1911 [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    "The Aurora" photographed through a picturesque formation of frozen sea spray in Commonwealth Bay. Mawson Expedition 1911 [picture] /
    [between 1911 and 1914] 1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 25.8 x 33.8 cm., on mount 50.4 x 40.6 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. A blizzard at Winter Quarters, Cape Denison, Antarctica, ca. 1913 [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    A blizzard at Winter Quarters, Cape Denison, Antarctica, ca. 1913 [picture] /
    [between 1911 and 1914] 1 photograph : b&w ; 26 x 33.8 cm., on mount 50.2 x 40.6 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. A typical scene along the Great Ice Barrier where the perpendicular seaface descends to the sea. Mawson Expedition 1911-1913 [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    A typical scene along the Great Ice Barrier where the perpendicular seaface descends to the sea. Mawson Expedition 1911-1913 [picture] /
    [between 1911 and 1914] 1 photograph : b&w ; 25.6 x 33.3 cm., on mount 50.2 x 40.6 cm.
     
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    Portrait of Captain Frank Hurley, O.B.E [picture].
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    Portrait of Captain Frank Hurley, O.B.E [picture].
    [between 194- and 195-] 1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 16.4 x 34.9 cm., on mount 50.2 x 40.6 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. Antarctic Skua gull with egg [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    Antarctic Skua gull with egg [picture] /
    [19--] 1 photograph : b&w ; 25.7 x 33.6 cm., on mount 50.3 x 40.7 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. Adelie penguin feeding twin chicks [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    Adelie penguin feeding twin chicks [picture] /
    [19--] 1 photograph : b&w ; 25.5 x 33.3 cm., on mount 50.4 x 40.6 cm.
     
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. Leaning on the wind. The figure is actually leaning on a constant 100 miles per hour wind while picking ice for culinary purposes [picture] /
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    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962.
    Leaning on the wind. The figure is actually leaning on a constant 100 miles per hour wind while picking ice for culinary purposes [picture] /
    [between 1907 and 1914] 1 photograph : b&w ; 25.5 x 33.3 cm., on mount 50.4 x 40.6 cm.
     
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