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Creator : Casson, Laurence S., 1906-2000
Format : Film
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Description :
The State Library holds 48 film reels (available on videotape) taken by Laurence S Casson between 1934-1976. Casson's recordings show Pinnaroo and the surrounding district, family occasions and various South Australian events.

This page brings together footage of various South Australian country locations such as Barmera, Murray Bridge, Robe and Victor Harbor.

Contents include:
Barmera - an overview of the town and scenes of holiday makers in the caravan park, and sailing on Lake Bonney

Robe - a panorama of the foreshore showing moored sailboats, seaside buildings and the jetty

Farm vehicles - a procession of farm trucks laden with crops

Granite Island - many of Victor Harbor's famous landmarks, such as the Granite Island causeway, Remarkable Rocks, the Bluff, and Encounter Bay

Murray Bridge - streetscapes of the town
Period : 1946-1979
Further reading :
Across the mighty Murray : Murray Bridge, Murray Bridge, S. Aust. : Murray Bridge and District Historical Society, 1988

Bonnar, E. A. Barmera, 2000 (An address given to the Stow Reading Club)

Marsden, Susan. A glimpse of golden days, Robe, S. Aust. : District Council of Robe, 1985

Page, Michael F. VictorHarbor : from pioneer port to seaside resort, Victor Harbor, S. Aust. : District Council of Victor Harbor, 1987
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