Digital Photograph - Women Walking 'Kangaroo Dogs', Woodside, St Margaret Island, circa 1910 Reg. No: MM 110275
- 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
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|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.