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Photograph - Dorothy Howard with Koala, Dorothy Howard Tour, Koala Sanctuary, Brisbane, 1954 Reg. No: MM 104090
- Black and white photograph depicting a close-up of Dr Dorothy Howard holding a koala. Taken at the Koala Sanctuary, Brisbane, in 1954.
Photograph of American folklorist Dr Dorothy Howard while she was studying children's games and playlore in Australia under a Fulbright research grant,1954-1955. Her photographs and research have become part of the Australian Children's Folklore Collection at Museum Victoria - part of the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register.
- Black and white photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- Shows a close-up of Dr Dorothy Howard holding a koala, with two cockatoos in a cage in the background. She is wearing a small hat, and a skirt and jacket.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Dr June Factor
|Tagged with:||clothing, fauna, making history - australian childrens folklore|
|Themes this item is part of:||Dr Dorothy Gray Mills Howard (1902-1996), Australian Children's Folklore Collection, Childhood & Youth Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Images & Image Making Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Secondary Classification:||Wildlife Sanctuaries & Zoos|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1954|
|Person Depicted:||Dr Dorothy Howard, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1954|