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Picture relating to Tylerville - titled 'On location for the making of 'Sons of Matthew', 1947'
Picture relating to Charleville - titled 'Aerial view of Charleville, 1947'
Picture relating to Charleville - titled 'Street procession Charleville, 1947'
Picture relating to Charleville - titled 'Rain making equipment, Charleville, 1947'
Picture relating to Winton - titled 'Fruit and vegetable shop, Winton, Queensland, ca.1947'
Picture relating to Camp Mountain - titled 'Woman being carried on a stretcher after railway accident at Camp Mountain, Queensland, 1947'
Picture relating to Camp Mountain - titled 'Relief workers inspect the wreckage after railway accident at Camp Mountain, Queensland, 1947'
Picture relating to Camp Mountain - titled 'Relief workers inspect smashed carriages after railway accident at Camp Mountain, Queensland, 1947'
Picture relating to Camp Mountain - titled 'Relief workers inspect the wrecked engine after railway accident at Camp Mountain, Queensland, 1947'
Picture relating to Cherbourg - titled 'Sawmill buildings at Cherbourg, 1947'
Picture relating to Cherbourg - titled 'Logs for the sawmill at Cherbourg, 1947'
Picture relating to Mackay - titled 'Advertisement for Sole Bros' Circus performing at Mackay, 1947'
Picture relating to Burdekin River - titled 'Aerial view of the Burdekin River and surrounding cane land, 1947'
Picture relating to Townsville - titled 'Laying of foundation stone for St.Theodore's Greek Orthodox Church, 1947'
Picture relating to Townsville - titled 'Congregation of St. Theodores Greek Orthodox Church in Townsville, 1947'
Picture relating to Mount Isa - titled 'Hilton Hall, Mount Isa, 1947'

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On location for the making of 'Sons of Matthew', 1947

contributed by QldPics, taken in 1947
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On the set of the 1947 film, 'Sons of Matthew', written, directed and produced by Charles Chauvel. Co-written and associate-produced by Chauvel's wife, Elsa. From left to right: L. R. Rolston, Elsa Chauvel, Charles Chauvel, A. Rolston and J. Rolston. Bush dwelling in background possibly the property of Thomas Egan at Tylerville, Queensland. Tylerville was named after William Tyler the owner of the local sawmill. The film was shot on location in: Rathdowney, Queensland; Sydney, New South Wales; and South East Queensland. (Location information taken from: Internet movie database, 2002, retrieved 12 November 2002, from <http://www.imdb.com>).

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