INDIANS AND MOVING PICTURES IN OUTBACK AUSTRALIA

INDIANS AND MOVING PICTURES IN OUTBACK AUSTRALIA

Indian Hawker at Yeeda, WA, 1927.

Indian Hawker at Yeeda, WA, 1927.

Indians in Australia were involved in a variety of activities including hawking and taking moving picture shows to outback settlements and stations, as shown in the photo of the Indian with his projector mounted on the front of his truck in 1927 at Yeeda Station, North Western Australia.[1]

[1] The Australian,  Melbourne, Vic. 28 may 1927, p. 72.

© Crystal Jordan and Len Kenna  26 May 2015