Inland with McDouall Stuart

Australia, 1956

Film
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Episode number 3 of Series “Men of stamina”.
The first part of the film tells the story of Stuart’s three attempts, the last successful, to cross the continent from south to north. The second part describes today in the Northern Territory. A description of the country Stuart opened up suggesting that his prophecies are coming true.

Credits

director

Lex Halliday

production company

Australian Instructional Films

Language

English

Duration

00:25:17:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

32528

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Australia - Exploring expeditions

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Explorers - Australia

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Northern Territory

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Northern Territory - Description and travel

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Transportation - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

History → Australia - Exploring expeditions

History → Australia - History - 1851-1891

History → Explorers - Australia

History → History

People → Stuart, John McDouall, 1815-1866

Places → Northern Territory

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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