Item 22 - Letter from Olive Pink to Joan Walker

Photograph of my native guide Photograph of Quart-Pot  and Mangy, and aboriginal guide Jim Photograph of aboriginal children swimming in a waterhole Photograph of Olive Pink and the the camel Quart-pot Photograph of Olive Muriel Pink sitting on a camel, Larry Photograph of the Finke River

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Letter from Olive Pink to Joan Walker


  • 1930 (Creation)

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1 letter 6 photographs and 1 postcard

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(1884 – 1975)

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Australian Dictionary of Biography

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Donated by Jim Walker, 2007

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Letter from Olive Pink to Joan Walker (1930?), 16pp (although pp 1-2 missiing), includes 6 photos and 1 postcard.

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This material is made available for personal research and study purposes under the University of Tasmania Standard Copyright Licence. For any further use permission should be obtained from the copyright owners. For assistance please contact

When reusing this material, please provide the following acknowledgement:
“Courtesy of the UTAS Library Special & Rare Collections and the Olive Pink Estate”

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