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Sir John Monash

Reviews the life and work of military commander and engineer, Sir John Monash.
Series : Australia Today | Episode : 12 | Year : 1963 | Total Duration : 27.5 Minutes | Producer : John Martin-Jones, Maslyn Williams (Series Producer), Lee Robinson (Series Producer)
Director : Jennie Blackwood |
Zoom out from portrait painting of Sir John Monash in military uniform.
Access No. 145077 | 18 secs | 1910s | Australia | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Travelling aerial over Melbourne city and surrounds. Tilt up to memorial statue of Sir John Monash on horse. MS bronze bust of Monash in public area. GS school boys exiting Scotch College, Melbourne via Monash gates named after Sir John Monash. Pan from gates to CU of plaque on brick wall honouring his achievements. WS pan across vast industrial estate and buildings of the Victorian Electricity Commission.
Access No. 145078 | 44 secs | 1960s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
CU photograph of Sir John Monash.
Access No. 145079 | 7 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Footage of young military personnel gathered at base of statue of Sir John Monash. Tilt up statue.
Access No. 145080 | 10 secs | 1960s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
CU B&W portrait of Sir John Monash.
Access No. 145081 | 6 secs | 1920s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Monash University Archives | B&W |
CU sign for Monash University South Gate. VS around campus of Monash University. GS Vice-Chancellor Dr Matheson chatting with colleague. GS Dr Matheson entering his office and sitting at desk addressing camera speaking about Sir John Monash.
Access No. 145082 | 1 min 57 secs | 1960s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
Pan across high angle drawing of Melbourne in 1865.
Access No. 145083 | 16 secs | 1800s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
Pan across high angle photograph of early Melbourne.
Access No. 145084 | 4 secs | 1960s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
CU tilt up B&W photograph of Bertha and Louis Monash standing with arms linked. CU photograph of baby John Monash propped up in small chair. Photograph of toddler John in plaid dress. CU photograph of John's face as young boy and standing with legs crossed.
Access No. 145085 | 22 secs | 1960s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Monash Family | B&W |
Tilt up B&W photograph of Sir John Monash as a boy with arm propped on piano.
Access No. 145086 | 7 secs | 1800s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Museum Victoria | B&W |
CU illustration of Jerilderie Post Office and drawing of Mechanical Institute & Free Library. Pan across drawing of town to Bee General Store.
Access No. 145087 | 17 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Pan across early photograph of Scotch College, East Melbourne.
Access No. 145088 | 8 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Pan along group photograph to Sir John Monash at age 16, Scotch College, East Melbourne. CU B&W photographic portrait of Sir John Monash at age 16 and MS photograph of him as a university student in gown and mortar board hat.
Access No. 145089 | 17 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Museum Victoria | B&W |
High angle illustration over University of Melbourne with zoom out to grounds and surrounds.
Access No. 145090 | 17 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
CU tilt up photograph of front of Melbourne Public Library. Zoom out to WS of Library from street.
Access No. 145091 | 11 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
B&W photograph of Court Houses, the old Supreme Court, Melbourne.
Access No. 145092 | 3 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
WS B&W photograph of Houses of Parliament.
Access No. 145093 | 3 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
B&W photographs of Melbourne street scenes. VS buggies on street CU row of buggies lining street.
Access No. 145094 | 20 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
B&W photographs of Sir John Monash as a young man in the garden of his family home in Hawthorn with his mother on the verandah above him. Zoom to GS of him in garden holding rake.
Access No. 145095 | 16 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Monash Family | B&W |
B&W photographs of the rebuilding of Princes Bridge. WS shot of people in two row boats at base of bridge and man sitting on slip. WS Princes Bridge with crane to left of shot.
Access No. 145096 | 7 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
Pan cross B&W photograph of surveyors standing with plans in front of horse and cart.
Access No. 145097 | 9 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
Zoom out from CU of Sir John Monash as a young part-time soldier with the University Rifle Company to WS group shot in 1884 B&W photograph.
Access No. 145098 | 34 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Monash University | B&W |
North Melbourne Battery of the Metropolitan Brigade of the Garrison Artillery. WS and tilt up MS of Monash in uniform. WS photograph of soldiers sitting on steps of house with zoom to CU of Monash. MS 1891 photograph of Sir John Monash as a young man with his wife Victoria Moss.
Access No. 145099 | 8 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
1892 photograph of activities at the Melbourne Harbour Trust where the young Sir John Monash was appointed Chief Draftsman. Tilt down from metal ceiling beams to group from Harbour Trust seated.
Access No. 145100 | 10 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
VS Melbourne streets in late 1890s with trams and horse-drawn buggies along them.
Access No. 145101 | 6 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
B&W 1894 photograph of Sir John Monash seated with father Louis and baby daughter Bertha. Zoom into CU of Monash's face.
Access No. 145102 | 9 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Monash University | B&W |
B&W 1890s photographs of Melbourne street scenes showing people walking across road, buggies, horse-drawn carts and busy city streets.
Access No. 145103 | 12 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
B&W 1890s high angle photograph over crowds looking at reinforced concrete at base of bridge. Zoom out to WS of upper level of the construction with GS of Sir John Monash with co-workers on Anderson Street Bridge.
Access No. 145104 | 12 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
B&W 1890s photograph of group of men in suits and top hats with zoom into John Monash amongst them.
Access No. 145105 | 8 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
CU pan along B&W late 1890s photograph of horses and cars and pedestrians on street.
Access No. 145106 | 11 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
B&W late 1890s photograph with tilt up from railway line junction to LS along straight lines travelling into distance.
Access No. 145107 | 8 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
B&W late 1890s WS photograph of train locomotive at small station with people on tiny platform.
Access No. 145108 | 2 secs | 1890s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
B&W early 1900s WS photograph of train on railway bridge with one person standing at rear of carriage and an other on railway. Track along single carriage to engine carriage and guard on track at front.
Access No. 145109 | 5 secs | 1900s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Unknown | B&W |
CU B&W 1910 photographic portrait of Sir John Monash with wife and daughter Bertha.
Access No. 145110 | 9 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Monash Family | B&W |
WS B&W 1910s photograph of Sir John Monash's house "Iona" in Toorak, Melbourne. Zoom into front door of house.
Access No. 145111 | 11 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Monash family | B&W |
Various B&W 1910s photographs of the interior of Sir John Monash's house "Iona" in Toorak, Melbourne showing furnishings, decoration etc of the rooms.
Access No. 145112 | 15 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Monash family | B&W |
CU B&W portrait photograph of Sir John Monash in Dress uniform in 1913.
Access No. 145113 | 7 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Museum Victoria | B&W |
Archival B&W footage of soldiers marching down street on their way to war, 1914.
Access No. 145114 | 14 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
B&W footage of Iona, the Toorak, Melbourne home of Sir John Monash.
Access No. 145115 | 5 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
Tilt down B&W 1915 photograph from head of sphinx to MS of Sir John Monash during World War 1.
Access No. 145117 | 7 secs | 1910s | Egypt | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Archival B&W footage of smoke coming from gunholes in hills of Gallipoli.
Access No. 145118 | 7 secs | 1910s | Gallipoli, Turkey | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Archival B&W footage of soldiers lined up firing guns behind sandbags during World War 1.
Access No. 145119 | 6 secs | 1910s | Gallipoli, Turkey | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Archival B&W footage of soldiers evacuating from area.
Access No. 145120 | 7 secs | 1910s | Gallipoli, Turkey | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Zoom out from CU B&W photograph of Sir John Monash in 1916 as Major General of the 3rd Division to other generals around him.
Access No. 145121 | 10 secs | 1910s | Gallipoli, Turkey | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Pan along B&W photograph of King George V on horseback reviewing (Major General) Sir John Monash's Division on Salisbury Plain. Various CUs into scenes in photograph.
Access No. 145122 | 26 secs | 1910s | Salisbury Plain, England, UK | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Archival B&W footage of the 3rd Division in France showing various scenes on the flat battlefields. VS injured men lying on ground and soldiers walking along path past upturned destroyed wagons.
Access No. 145123 | 44 secs | 1910s | France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
MS B&W photograph of Sir John Monash seated in uniform.
Access No. 145124 | 9 secs | 1910s | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Archival B&W footage of fighting during the German advance into Amiens, France. WS explosion, soldiers on horses; high angle view over horse drawn carts past line of canons being fired. GS Australian troop wagons past camera and troops walking past cannon transporter. GS troops in trenches, WS cannons being loaded and fired on battle field and VS building ruins after the recapture of Villers-Bretonneux.
Access No. 145125 | 48 secs | 1910s | France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Archival B&W footage of fighting during the German advance into France. WS explosion, soldiers on horses; high angle view over horse drawn carts past line of canons being fired. GS Australian troop wagons past camera and troops walking past cannon transporter. GS troops in trenches, WS cannons being loaded and fired on battle field and VS building ruins after battle.
Access No. 145128 | 48 secs | 1910s | France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Archival B&W footage of fighting during the German advance into France. WS explosion, soldiers on horses; high angle view over horse drawn carts past line of canons being fired. GS Australian troop wagons past camera and troops walking past cannon transporter. GS troops in trenches, WS cannons being loaded and fired on battle field and VS building ruins after battle.
Access No. 145129 | 48 secs | 1910s | France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
1918 B&W CU of Lieutenant General Sir John Monash in uniform with zoom out to WS of him seated with senior Staff Officers of the Australian Corps at Bertangles Chateau standing behind him. Zoom in to MS of Brigadier General Thomas Blamey standing directly behind Monash.
Access No. 145130 | 19 secs | 1910s | Picardie, France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
VS preparations for battles led by Lieutenant General Sir John Monash. VS infantrymen marching and riding with use of mechanical supports. VS men unloading ammunition and WS of cannons firing and shells exploding on battlefields. Troops on the move and pan across smoke from battles rising from forest.
Access No. 145132 | 1 min | 1910s | Picardie, France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
WS pan across destroyed town of Hamel France.
Access No. 145133 | 13 secs | 1910s | Hamel, France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
GS troops loading and firing cannons and VS battle with explosions, cannon fire and fighting the Germans during the Battle for Amiens 8 August, 1918 known as Ludendorff's Black Day.
Access No. 145134 | 47 secs | 1910s | Hamel, France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Various B&W photographs of German cannons lined up as trophies outside Chateau de Bertangles. High angle still of armed forces lining the entrance to the Chateau as King George V arrives "The arrival of His Majesty King George V at Lieutenant General Sir John Monash's Headquarters at Bertangles, on the occasion of the investiture of Sir John Monash with the KCB."
Access No. 145135 | 6 secs | 1910s | France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
B&W footage of King George V arriving at the Chateau de Bertangles to bestow a Knighthood on Sir John Monash, 1918.
Access No. 145136 | 3 secs | 1910s | France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
B&W photographs of troops lined up and military film and camera crews ready for the arrival of King George V at the Chateau de Bertangles to bestow a Knighthood on Sir John Monash.
Access No. 145137 | 5 secs | 1910s | France | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
B&W footage of King George V at the Chateau de Bertangles bestowing a Knighthood on General John Monash.
Access No. 145138 | 21 secs | 1910s | France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Tilt down B&W along photograph of troops eating and drinking in the trenches. Various photographs of troops on battleground and trenches posing for camera. CU tilt up photograph of a view of Mont St Quentin taken from a hill near Cleary.
Access No. 145139 | 51 secs | 1910s | Mont St Quentin, France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Montage of B&W photographs of troops fighting at Mont St Quentin. CU pan across photograph of the summit of Mont St Quentin, five minutes after it was captured by the 21st, 23rd, and 24th Battalions. CU B&W photograph of a sign which reads 'Roo de Kanga', a characteristic example of Australian street nomenclature, in Peronne, a month after its capture by the Australian troops.
Access No. 145140 | 25 secs | 1910s | Mont St Quentin, France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Australian Prime Minister Sir William (Billy) Hughes being greeted in the square of Peronne and meeting the AIF on his visit to the front.
Access No. 145141 | 28 secs | 1910s | Peronne, France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
An aerial view showing a portion of the wire entanglements and trenches around the Hindenburg Line area.
Access No. 145142 | 8 secs | 1910s | Peronne, France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Victory celebrations in the streets at the end of World War 1.
Access No. 145144 | 10 secs | 1910s | France | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Photograph of Sir John Monash at the end of World War I looking at document in his role as Director General of Demobilisation and Repatriation.
Access No. 145145 | 10 secs | 1910s | England, UK | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Soldiers marching down street at end of world War I with soldiers at side of street pulling children out of the way of marchers. High shot of troops boarding ships. WS troops sitting along edge of fountain (Trafalgar Square?). Repatriation.
Access No. 145146 | 38 secs | 1910s | England, UK | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
Various scenes of soldiers partaking in the Non-military Employment scheme instituted at the end of World War I while they were waiting for repatriation. VS of men being shown how to handle a Clydesdale shire horse, soldiers watching an activity seated at tables and men looking through surveying instrument.
Access No. 145147 | 18 secs | 1910s | England, UK | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
MS pan along B&W photograph with Sir John Monash seated at table posing with British military heads (and King George?).
Access No. 145148 | 10 secs | 1910s | UK | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
MS pan along B&W photograph of Sir James Quinn painting the portrait of Sir John Monash.
Access No. 145149 | 9 secs | 1910s | London, England, UK | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
B&W footage of demobilisation of soldiers to civilian life. GS soldiers boarding train. WS steam train along tracks towards camera. WS people boarding ship and MS of women with babies. WS ship departing and WS tug boat accompanying ship.
Access No. 145150 | 41 secs | 1910s | England, UK | © Australian War Memorial | B&W |
CU B&W 1919 photograph of Sir John Monash arriving back in Australia and zoom out to MS with his wife beside him.
Access No. 145151 | 8 secs | 1910s | Australia | © National Film & Sound Archives | B&W |
MS B&W 1919 photograph of Sir John Monash and family newly arrived back in Australia.
Access No. 145152 | 9 secs | 1910s | Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
WS B&W photograph of Sir John Monash's home Iona in Toorak, Melbourne.
Access No. 145153 | 6 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
CUs papers regarding the use of brown coal by the Electricity Commission of Victoria.
Access No. 145154 | 28 secs | 1910s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
MS B&W profile photograph of Sir John Monash at the time of being appointed Executive Director of the Electricity Commission of Victoria.
Access No. 145155 | 6 secs | 1920s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
CU B&W photograph of Sir John Monash with head half turned to camera.
Access No. 145156 | 10 secs | 1920s | Vic, Australia | © Monash University Archives | B&W |
WS B&W photograph of Sir John Monash with fellow commissioners at the turning of the first sod for a power station at Yallourn.
Access No. 145157 | 17 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © Museum Victoria | B&W |
WS B&W photograph of horse and cart on dirt road to Yallourn.
Access No. 145158 | 3 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
WS B&W photograph of surveyor measuring land amidst rushes at Yallourn.
Access No. 145159 | 2 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
Montage of B&W photographs of the building of the power station and settlement at Yallourn. WS ploughs drawn by horse teams, WS giant scoop emptying into horse-drawn cart and timber-cutters working at bases of trees. WS burning off in front of house.
Access No. 145160 | 7 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
Pan across B&W photograph of new timber houses built in the new settlement at Yallourn.
Access No. 145161 | 11 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
WS B&W photograph of men walking along dirt road past new building construction at the new settlement of Yallourn. WS train at station platform.
Access No. 145162 | 5 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
High angle WS B&W photograph over building sites at the new settlement of Yallourn. Pan across WS photograph of earthmoving equipment and horses.
Access No. 145163 | 9 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
WS B&W photograph of Bucyrus Steam Shovel working in brown coal mine at Yallourn. WS photograph of structural work for new power station. WS photograph of workers on rail line.
Access No. 145164 | 10 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
Tilt up B&W photograph from the banks of the La Trobe River to power station under construction. VS construction workers and part of the building.
Access No. 145165 | 12 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
WS B&W photograph of power station at Yallourn with wagon in foreground. Tilt down WS photograph from power station to dam in foreground.
Access No. 145166 | 12 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
B&W archival footage of man riding small caterpillar tractor in rural setting. WS of power electricity pylon being raised from the ground until upright in position. VS men securing pylon to ground. GS visitors to the field watching including Sir John Monash.
Access No. 145172 | 41 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
B&W high angle archival footage of activity within Yallourn power station.
Access No. 145173 | 12 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Electricity Commission of Victoria | B&W |
B&W WS pan across Yallourn power station exterior. CU electrical components and VS switch room. Pan across power station in action with rail trucks along line and scoops in action on open cut mine.
Access No. 145174 | 29 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Electricity Commission of Victoria | B&W |
B&W 1929 photograph of Sir John Monash standing up in front of crowd opening the new hospital in Yallourn. Zoom to closer shot of him standing in front of crowd. VS people in crowd.
Access No. 145175 | 10 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
B&W 1929 photograph of cars parked outside building. High angle WS photograph over newly established town of Yallourn.
Access No. 145176 | 4 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
WS workers leaving Yallourn power station. VS electricity towers and components of power station.
Access No. 145177 | 9 secs | 1940s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Electricity Commission of Victoria | B&W |
MS B&W photograph of Sir John Monash holding a lump of brown coal in his hand and zoom in to coal.
Access No. 145178 | 8 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
Tilt down B&W photograph of statue of soldier in progress to Sir John Monash standing with two other men at base.
Access No. 145179 | 7 secs | 1920s | Yallourn, Vic, Australia | © State Library of Victoria | B&W |
MS archival footage of Sir John Monash in military uniform with old colleagues at Anzac Day march. GS around rallying point and high angle shots over march held in rain. VS of march, soldiers taking salute, crowds and crowds around cenotaph.
Access No. 145180 | 33 secs | 1920s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © National Film & Sound Archive | B&W |
Tilt up WS B&W photograph of Indian Parliament, New Delhi. Photograph of Sir John Monash with two other men in uniform for the opening of New Delhi. GS official horse-drawn coach and photograph of crowd of Commonwealth guests at the opening of new column named after Australia.
Access No. 145181 | 21 secs | 1930s | New Delhi, India | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Archival footage with MS of Sir John Monash in uniform.
Access No. 145182 | 6 secs | 1930s | New Delhi, India | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
CU tilt up B&W photograph of Sir John Monash wearing various war medals and decorations.
Access No. 145183 | 10 secs | 1930s | New Delhi, India | © Monash University | B&W |
B&W photograph of Sir John Monash setting out for his office from his home, "Iona," in St. George Road, Toorak, 1929.
Access No. 145184 | 3 secs | 1920s | Toorak, Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Monash University Archives | B&W |
B&W photograph of Sir John Monash in uniform.
Access No. 145185 | 5 secs | 1930s | Australia | © Museum Victoria | B&W |
MS B&W photograph of Sir John Monash serving as Vice Chancellor of the University of Melbourne sitting next to academic.
Access No. 145186 | 4 secs | 1930s | Australia | © National Archives of Australia | B&W |
CU B&W photograph of Sir John Monash in profile.
Access No. 145187 | 4 secs | 1930s | Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
B&W footage of the garden of Sir John Monash's Toorak home "Iona".
Access No. 145188 | 4 secs | 1930s | Toorak, Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
B&W photographs inside Sir John Monash's Toorak home "Iona".
Access No. 145189 | 24 secs | 1930s | Toorak, Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
B&W high angle photograph over the draped coffin of Sir John Monash during outdoor service, 1931. Zoom into soldier with head bowed facing crowd of mourners. Pan across crowd.
Access No. 145190 | 11 secs | 1930s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Archival footage of the funeral of Sir John Monash with WS of coffin arriving, memorial march and bird's eye view of funeral procession through the streets of Melbourne. WS cortĀge past the Shrine of Remembrance. GS coffin being carried to Jewish section of Brighton Cemetery. WS cannon being fired in salute.
Access No. 145191 | 48 secs | 1930s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © National Film & Sound Archives | B&W |
Tilt up to statue of Sir John Monash on horse and MS shot of bust statue. WS schoolboys walking out of gates of Scotch College.
Access No. 145192 | 7 secs | 1930s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
WS power pylon and VS power switchyard. WS tilt up open cut brown coal mine. GS Monash University campus with students walking around and closing credits.
Access No. 145193 | 1 min 4 secs | 1930s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |
Pan across group photo of labourers engaged for rebuild of Princes Bridge.
Access No. 145198 | 7 secs | 1880s | Melbourne, Vic, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |