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Digital Photograph - Women Walking 'Kangaroo Dogs', Woodside, St Margaret Island, circa 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 110275

Summary:
In this photograph, Gray O'Connor, Mollie and Nancy Bodman are walking the 'kangaroo' dogs, at Woodside, South Gippsland, about 1910. The one on the left was called 'Old Lion'.

The photographer of this image, Doctor Sydney Pern, was a friend of the O'Connor family, who lived in Yarram. In addition to his duties as the local GP, he was an enthusiastic amateur photographer.
Description Of Content:
Three women with two greyhound dogs on leashes in open field.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ms Helen Hickey, 2006
Discipline: History

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Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Hunting
Tertiary Classification: hunting dogs
People Depicted: Bodman, Nancy; Bodman, Mollie; O'Connor, Gray
Organisations Depicted: Glen Mona Farm
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Woodside, South Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910

Place Depicted Notes: Near Yarram.
Source of Date Depicted: Based in the contributor's knowledge of the people featured in the photograph.
Photographer: Dr Sydney Pern, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Relationship of Photographer to Contributor: Family friend.

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