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Jenner, John, d.1993
AIDS photo diary, 1986-1990 / photographed and compiled by John Jenner
Level of Description
Date of Work
Type of Material
ML 1029 ML 1030 ML 1031 ML 1032 ML 1033
65 photographs : black & white, colour ; various sizes
5 photographic prints : montages ; various sizes : frame 71.6 x 102 cm
The photo diary consists of a record of the decline of an AIDS victim, David Tosh, from health in 1986 to his death on 3rd May, 1990. Compared with Sydney Morning Herald 'Good Weekend' magazine, 13th December, 1990, p. 29.
Purchased March, 1991 Pic.Acc.7065
Access to this pictures collection via appointment only. Please submit your request through Ask a Librarian.
Copyright status: - In copyright - Life of photographer plus 70 years
No reproduction without prior written approval
Please acknowledge: - Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holder
Information transferred from Pictures Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2008-2009.
Signatures / Inscriptions
Unsigned. One is titled and dated 'David 1987.6'.
Three are dated '1988.9', '1989', '1990'.
Some of the images were featured in an article titled "Dear life : dispatches from the AIDS front line" in Sydney Morning Herald's 'Good Weekend' magazine, 13th October 1990, pp. 20-29.
Tosh, David, d.1990
Portrait photography -- New South Wales -- 20th century
death & dying (humans)
John Jenner collection of photographs and photographic collages of 1980s Sydney Gay Life and his record of the life and death of his friend David Tosh
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