Hurley, Frank (1885-1962)

Also known as
Hurley, Frank James Francis (1885-1962)
Hurley, James Francis (1885-1962)
Field of activity
Photographer; Cinematographer; Film producer; Adventurer; Film Maker; Artist; Explorer
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James Francis (Frank) Hurley (1885-1962), adventurer, photographer and film maker, was born on 15 October 1885 at Glebe, Sydney, second son of Edward Harrison Hurley, Lancashire-born printer and trade...

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James Francis (Frank) Hurley, photographer who lived 1885-1962.

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Frank Hurley was the official photographer to the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-1914, to the British Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1914-1917, and to the British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition 1929-1931.

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  • (see also) Hurley, Margaret Agnes
  • (see also) Hurley, Edward Harrison
  • (see also) Hurley, Antoinette
  • (see also) Ashworth, Olive

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Hurley, James Francis
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Hurley, James Francis (Frank) (1885-1962)
    Pike, A. F.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1983
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 9
  3. Medal Awards - For Antarctic Research Expedition
    Published: 1934
    Series: The Canberra Times, 2
  4. Frank Hurley: Photographing for science
    McGregor, Alasdair
    Published: Australian Science History Club, Sydney, 2005
    Series: given in The Discovery Room, Australian Museum, Tuesday 6pm
  5. Writing with Light: a Photographer's Vision: Frank Hurley and the 1911-1914 Australasian Antarctic Expedition
    Mundy, Robyn
    Published: 2014
    Series: Polar Journal, 4, 127-49
  6. Pioneering Antarctic Photography: Herbert Ponting and Frank Hurley
    Mundy, Robyn
    Published: 2014
    Series: Polar Journal, 4, 389-406
  7. Frank Hurley's Antarctica
    Ennis, Helen
    Published: National Library of Australia, Canberra, 2010
  8. Hince, Bernadette
    Published: 2006
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 17, 2, 297-298
  9. Frank Hurley: a Photographer's Life
    McGregor, Alasdair
    Published: Viking/Penguin Australia, Camberwell (Vic.), 2004

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  1. Frank Hurley : artist file
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Book ]
    At Nat Portrait Gall
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  2. [Frank Hurley : Australian Art and Artists file]
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Published : 2008 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  3. Frank and Antoinette Hurley, holding their twin daughters Adelie (left) and Toni (right), on board a ship, 1920?
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1920 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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    At National Library
    Frank and Antoinette Hurley, holding their twin daughters Adelie (left) and Toni (right), on board a ship, 1920?
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  4. Group portrait of Frank Hurley's children, Frank Junior, Yvonne, Adelie and Toni with Kitty Lane (standing, centre) and three unidentified women, Point Piper, Sydney, ca. 1927 / Frank Hurley
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1927 ]
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    At National Library
    Group portrait of Frank Hurley's children, Frank Junior, Yvonne, Adelie and Toni with Kitty Lane (standing, centre) and three unidentified women, Point Piper, Sydney, ca. 1927 / Frank Hurley
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  5. Group portrait of, clockwise from bottom left, Toni, Yvonne, Antoinette and Adelie Hurley, 1921? Frank Hurley
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1921 ]
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    At National Library
    Group portrait of, clockwise from bottom left, Toni, Yvonne, Antoinette and Adelie Hurley, 1921? Frank Hurley
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  6. Papers re visit to western district, Papua / by Capt. Frank Hurley, 1923
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Book : 1986 ]
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  7. Group portrait of, clockwise from bottom left, Adelie, Toni, Antoinette and Yvonne Hurley, 1921? Frank Hurley
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1921 ]
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    At National Library
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  8. Frank Hurley at Candi Mendut, Java, Dutch East Indies, 1913, 2
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1913 ]
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    Frank Hurley at Candi Mendut, Java, Dutch East Indies, 1913, 2
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  9. Frank Hurley at Candi Mendut, Java, Dutch East Indies, 1913, 1
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1913 ]
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  10. Frank Hurley filming an Allied transport column, Middle East, ca. 1943 / Frank Hurley
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1940-1946 ]
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    Frank Hurley filming an Allied transport column, Middle East, ca. 1943 / Frank Hurley
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  1. Frank Hurley : artist file
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Book ]
    At Nat Portrait Gall
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  2. [Frank Hurley : Australian Art and Artists file]
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Published : 2008 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  3. Frank and Antoinette Hurley, holding their twin daughters Adelie (left) and Toni (right), on board a ship, 1920?
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1920 ]
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  4. Group portrait of Frank Hurley's children, Frank Junior, Yvonne, Adelie and Toni with Kitty Lane (standing, centre) and three unidentified women, Point Piper, Sydney, ca. 1927 / Frank Hurley
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1927 ]
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    Group portrait of Frank Hurley's children, Frank Junior, Yvonne, Adelie and Toni with Kitty Lane (standing, centre) and three unidentified women, Point Piper, Sydney, ca. 1927 / Frank Hurley
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  5. Group portrait of, clockwise from bottom left, Toni, Yvonne, Antoinette and Adelie Hurley, 1921? Frank Hurley
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1921 ]
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  6. Papers re visit to western district, Papua / by Capt. Frank Hurley, 1923
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Book : 1986 ]
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  7. Group portrait of, clockwise from bottom left, Adelie, Toni, Antoinette and Yvonne Hurley, 1921? Frank Hurley
    Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
    [ Photograph : 1921 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
    View online
    At National Library
    Group portrait of, clockwise from bottom left, Adelie, Toni, Antoinette and Yvonne Hurley, 1921? Frank Hurley
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  8. [Frank Hurley : Australian Art and Artists file]
    [ Book : 1995 ]
    At Art Gallery NSW Lib
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  9. Item 01: Hurley with cinematograph. South Georgia, 1914-1917 / Paget plate by Frank Hurley
    [ Photograph : 1914-1917 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  10. [Biographical cuttings on Captain Frank Hurley, explorer and photographer, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  1. Hurley, Adelie (1919-2010)
    Professional Photographer; Artist; ; Photographer
    ... Hurley, Frank ... Hurley was born on 21 May 1919, in Sydney, to Antoinette Leighton and Frank Hurley. She had an identical ... twin sister named Toni, a brother, Frank Hurley, Jr., and another sister, Yvonne. Her father was a ...
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  3. Hurley, Elizabeth
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  1. CAPT. FRANK HURLEY "Giege Of The South"
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 9 May 1932 p 4 Article
    ... CAPT. FRANK HURLEY   "Siege Of The South" Capt. Frank Hurley's camera has been his sesame to ... interesting of Hurley's adventures with the lens hap-pened at the bottom of the world. His epic with ... 274 words
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  2. CAPTAIN FRANK HURLEY
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 18 December 1940 p 3 Article Illustrated
    ... CAPTAIN FRANK HURLEY, leader of the Australian Photographic Unit, whose job is to record the ... Italians threw down their arms and surrendered to Captain Hurley and three unarmed members of his unit. ... 67 words
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  3. CAPTAIN FRANK HURLEY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 1 April 1919 p 8 Article
    ... CAPTAIN FRANK HURLEY. Captain Frank Hurley, who was appointed official photographer with the ... the guest of honour at the Millions Club luncheon at Sargent's on Thursday next. Captain Hurley will ... 114 words
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  1. NOTICE of intended distribution of estate.—Any person having any claim upon the estate of FRANK DARCY HARRISON HURLEY,
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 16 March 1990 [Issue No.39] p 2365

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... NOTICE of intended distribution of estate.—Any person having any claim upon the estate of FRANK ... DARCY HARRISON HURLEY, late of 1! Patterson Street, Ermington, who died on 30th August, 1988, must send ... 103 words
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  2. THE COMPANIES ACTS, 1899 TO 1918.—FRANK HURLEY'S PEARLS AND SAVAGES LIMITED. SPECIAL RESOLUTION. Passed, 8th August, 1927; confirmed, 24th August, 1927.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 2 September 1927 [Issue No.122] p 4358

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... THE COMPANIES ACTS, 1899 TO 1918.—FRANK HURLEY'S PEARLS AND SAVAGES LIMITED. Special Resolution ... Members of Frank Hurley's Pearls and Savages Limited, duly convened and held "at the offiefc of Stuart F ... 189 words
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  3. IN BANKRUPTCY. Re Frank Heness Barden, of Bon Accord, near Gilgandra, farmer.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 19 August 1921 [Issue No.122] p 4908

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... BANKRUPTCY. (22,425) Be Frank lioness Barden, of Bon Accord, near Gilgandra, fanner. NOTICE ig hereby givfn ... Victor Sidney Hurley, and Mr. W. IT. Palmer appointed to be the Official Assignee.—Dated at Sjdney, this ... 79 words
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  1. Group portrait of Frank Hurley's ch ...
    Hurley, Frank, ...
    [ Photograph : 1927 ]
    Group portrait of Frank Hurley's children, Frank Junior, Yvonne, Adelie and Toni with Kitty Lane (standing, centre) and three unidentified women, Point Piper, Sydney, ca. 1927 / Frank Hurley
  2. Group portrait of, clockwise from b ...
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    Group portrait of, clockwise from bottom left, Toni, Yvonne, Antoinette and Adelie Hurley, 1921? Frank Hurley
  3. Frank and Antoinette Hurley, holdin ...
    Hurley, Frank, ...
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    Frank and Antoinette Hurley, holding their twin daughters Adelie (left) and Toni (right), on board a ship, 1920?
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    Group portrait of, clockwise from bottom left, Adelie, Toni, Antoinette and Yvonne Hurley, 1921? Frank Hurley
  5. Natural swimming pool at the Hurley ...
    Hurley, Frank, ...
    [ Photograph : 1927 ]
    Natural swimming pool at the Hurley residence, Point Piper, Sydney, ca. 1927 / Frank Hurley
  6. Frank Hurley at Candi Mendut, Java, ...
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    [ Photograph : 1913 ]
    Frank Hurley at Candi Mendut, Java, Dutch East Indies, 1913, 2
  1. Frank Hurley, locomotive photographer
    Shaw, Alan
    Railway Digest
    [ Article : 2009 ]
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  2. Frank Hurley photographic collection
    [ Data set : 1935 ]
    At ANDS
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  3. Frank Hurley Photograph Collection
    [ Data set : 1922 ]
    At Australian Museum
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  4. Frank Hurley Turns Dramatic Producer
    Everyones.
    [ Article : 1926 ]
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    Frank Hurley Turns Dramatic Producer
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  1. Atlas of the Irish rural landscape / edited by F.H.A. Aalen, Kevin Whelan and Matthew Stout
    Aalen, F. H. A
    [ Book, Map : 1997-2011 ]
    At 7 libraries
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  2. Atlas of the Irish rural landscape / edited by F.H.A. Aalen, Kevin Whelan and Matthew Stout
    Aalen, F. H. A
    [ Map, Book : 1997-2011 ]
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  3. [Maslyn Williams map collection]
    [ Map : 1935-1962 ]
    Languages: English;French, [1 other]
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    At National Library
    [Maslyn Williams map collection]
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  1. Hurley, Frank
    [ Published ]
    At NGV Library
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  2. Item 05: Frank Hurley papers, ca. 1920
    [ Unpublished : 1920 ]
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    At State Library of NSW
    Item 05: Frank Hurley papers, ca. 1920
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  3. Item 06: Frank Hurley diary, 5 September 1917-10 February 1917
    [ Unpublished : 1917 ]
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    Item 06: Frank Hurley diary, 5 September 1917-10 February 1917
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  1. Frank Hurley
    Frank Hurley
    Created by ingrid, 11 items.

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  2. FRANK HURLEY
    FRANK HURLEY
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  3. Capt. Frank Hurley
    Capt. Frank Hurley
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  1. Remembrance Day: Frank Hurley
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2012 ]
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    Remembrance Day: Frank Hurley
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  2. Photographer Frank Hurley and his Middle East years
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2019 ]
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    Photographer Frank Hurley and his Middle East years
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  3. Tim Griffiths' Endurance, a novel about Frank Hurley
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2015 ]
    At ABC Radio National
    Tim Griffiths' Endurance, a novel about Frank Hurley
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  4. Frank Hurley, the man who made history
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  1. HSC English : Frank Hurley / Emily Bosco, Anthony Bosco
    Bosco, Emily
    [ Book : 2015 ]
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  2. The diaries of Frank Hurley 1912-1941
    Hurley, Frank; Dixon, Robert; Lee, Christopher
    [ Article, Book : 2011 ]
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  3. 150 Years: Australia 1888-1938 / by Oswald L. Ziegler & Captain Frank Hurley, Simmons Ltd, 1938
    Simmons Ltd
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    150 Years: Australia 1888-1938 / by Oswald L. Ziegler & Captain Frank Hurley, Simmons Ltd, 1938
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  4. The Diaries of Frank Hurley 1912-1941
    Dixon, Robert
    [ Book : 2011 ]
    At GriffithUni Inst Rep
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