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Photograph Album - Field Naturalists' Club of Victoria, Scientific Expedition to King Island, 1887 Object Reg. No: HT 13687 1

Album containing thirty-two black and white photographs [two are loose] taken by A J Campbell during a Field Naturalists Club of Victoria expedition to King Island. The album also includes a map of King Island in the inside front cover and back page and numerous newspaper clippings relating to the expedition.
Album containing thirty two black and white photographs. The album is covered in red cloth. The cover is embossed in black ink and gold leaf with a bird and butterfly design and inscribed "SCRAPS" in blue letters on a gold background.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Museum Archive, 2006
Discipline: Technology
Dimension Comment: Page size in the album containing three newspaper clippings

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Tagged with: camp sites, camping, horses, hunters, hunting, landscapes, natural environment, natural history, photography, rural landscapes, rural life, shipwrecks
Themes this item is part of: Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), A.J. Campbell Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: NATURAL SCIENCES
Secondary Classification: Field Naturalists
Tertiary Classification: expeditions
Inscriptions: Embossed on cover in blue letters on a gold-leaf background: "SCRAPS"
Handwritten inside front cover in black ink: "Map showing tracks & camps of "The Field Naturalists' Club of Victoria's Expedition to King Island, Bass Straits, November 1887."
Place & Date Depicted: Tasmania, Australia, 1887
Photographer: Archibald Campbell, King Island, Bass Strait, Tasmania, Australia, 1887

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