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The Manly Ferry

Date: 1963
Dimensions:
Overall: 48 x 45 mm, 25 g
Medium: Cardboard, metal
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Lesley Cherry
Object Copyright: © Department of Education Curriculum Directorate
Classification:Tools and equipment
Object Name: Canister
Object No: 00047682
Related Place:Manly, Burwood,

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    Description
    The canister holds a black and white film strip entitled The Manly Ferry (00047683), produced by the NSW Department of Education, Visual Education Centre, Burwood, January 1963.
    SignificanceThe Manly Ferry is an iconic feature of Australians and tourists' experiences and memories of Sydney Harbour.
    HistoryThe Manly Ferry is an iconic feature of Australians and tourists experiences of Sydney Harbour and was the subject of this black and white film strip was produced by NSW Department of Education, Visual Education Centre, Burwood, in January 1963.

    The film comprises 27 still images with captions that follow two young girls trip on the Manly Ferry with their father. It was designed as a learning to read aid for infants schools and was shown widely in public schools in the 1960s and shown on a filmstrip projector.
    Additional Titles

    Web title: The Manly Ferry

    Assigned title: Film canister for educational film strip entitled The Manly Ferry

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