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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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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