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Mission Work in Papua and New Guinea.
Series : Talkabout Australian Territories | Episode : 11 | Year : 1963 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes | Producer : Jack S. Allan
WS mission, Papua New Guineans playing organised sport, sparring. Cricket game, adult Papuan men attending mission school, young Papuan women in veils, some with tribal face markings at desks in classrooms. Domestic science class, nun presiding over women learning to iron, cook, use first aid bandage. Young men being taught carpentry and printing. Australian baby health nurse, man being blessed, pageant on mission lawns. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 148576 | 2 mins 54 secs | 1960s | Papua New Guinea | © NFSA | B&W |