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Slide - Coast Between Cape Paterson & Inverloch, Victoria, Mar 1960 Image Reg. No: MM 15214

Summary:
This slide forms part of a much larger collection of images from the life and career of Hope Macpherson Black. They document her famous research trips to Macquarie Island as part of the first team of women permitted to research in the Antarctic. Other images document her earlier expeditions around Australia and her wedding in 1965, which under the Marriage Bar at the time required her to resign her position at the peak of her career. Finally a number of images capture her latter career as a science teacher.
Description:
35mm transparency in mount.
Description Of Content:
Grass in foreground with view over water to cliffs and some cloud in the sky.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Paul Black, 2012
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 50 mm (Height), 50 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: antarctic research
Themes this item is part of: Hope Black nee Macpherson, Curator of Molluscs (1919 - ), Public Life & Institutions Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MUSEUM HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Working Life
Tertiary Classification: staff
Inscriptions: Handwritten: Coast between Cape Paterson & Inverloch Victoria
3.1960
Printed: 27, Made in England, View from this side
Format: Slide: Colour; 35 mm
Photographer: Mrs Hope Black (nee Macpherson), Inverloch, Cape Paterson, Victoria, Australia, Mar 1960
Commissioned By: National Museum of Victoria

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