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Print - Map of Kent Group Islands, Bass Strait, 1890 Image Reg. No: MM 91476

Summary:
One of sixty-nine black and white and sepia photographs in a bound album [six of which are loose] taken by A J Campbell during a Field Naturalists' Club of Victoria expedition to Kent Group of islands, Bass Strait in 1890. The album also includes a map of Kent Group in the inside front cover and numerous contemporary newspaper clippings relating to the expedition.
Description:
Black and white newsprint
Description Of Content:
Map of the Kent Group of islands, Bass Strait. The group consists of four larger islands - Deal, Erith, Dover and North East Isle; and three other smaller exposed rocks.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Museum Archive, 2006
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 140 mm (Height), 212 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: natural environment
Themes this item is part of: Field Naturalist Trip to the Furneaux Group, Part Three, Cape Barren Island, 1890, The Field Naturalist's Club of Victoria Expedition to Kent Group, 1890, Field Naturalist Trip to the Furneaux Group, Part One, circa 1890, Field Naturalist Trip to the Furneaux Group, Part Two, Babel Islands, 1890, The Field Naturalist's Visit to Kent Group, 1890, Field Naturalist Trip to the Furneaux Group (Part Four) - Chappell Island, 1890, Field Naturalist Trip to the Furneaux Group (Part Five) - Conclusion, 1890, Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), A.J. Campbell Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Field Naturalists Club of Victoria
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Natural
Tertiary Classification: maps
Inscriptions: Printed on map: "KENT GROUP"
Organisations Depicted: Field Naturalists' Club of Victoria
Format: Print: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Tasmania, Australia, 1890
Photographer: Archibald Campbell, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1890

Information ascertained from newspaper reports of the day preserved with the photograph in the album.
Organiser of Expedition: Field Naturalists Club of Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1890

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bob lambert Posted on 28 Apr 2014 5:33 PM
is there a map of bass strait complete with islands available
regards Bob

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