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1947, 10 Minutes

A look at life in Ipswich, Queensland.

The film was made at the suggestion of Ipswich, England, to show enquiring people something of a typical Australian country centre. It looks at Ipswich, Queensland, which is distinctly different to its English namesake.

© 2011 National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.


Director: Eric Thompson

Composer: Robert Hughes

Year: 1947

Running Time: 10 Minutes

Classification: Exempt from classification

Curriculum Links: Australian History, Cultural Studies, English 'Australian Identity: Social Life and Customs', HSIE/SOSE 'Exploring Australian National Identity'.


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SKU 000004624
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