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Digital Photograph - Family Feeding Emu at Healesville Sanctuary, circa 1940 Image Reg. No: MM 110063

Description Of Content:
Two young boys, a woman and an emu amongst gum trees.

This photograph shows Frank, Kenneth and Agnes Starkey at the Healesville Sanctuary in about 1940. Because their father worked for the railways, each holidays the family received a free railway pass and would travel all over Victoria.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mr Frank Starkey, 2006
Contributed by Mr Frank Starkey
Discipline: History

More information

Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Wildlife Sanctuaries & Zoos
Tertiary Classification: emus
People Depicted: Starkey, Frank; Starkey, Kenneth; Starkey, Agnes
Organisations Depicted: Healesville Sanctuary
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Healesville, Yarra Valley, Victoria, Australia, circa 1940

Source of Date Depicted: Based on age of the boys in the photograph.
Photographer: Mr Joseph Starkey

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