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Digital Photograph - Family & Friends Standing by Shack after Swimming, St Margaret Island, circa 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 110277

This image shows Gray O'Connor, her family and friends (names unknown) returning from a swim, to a shack on St. Margaret Island in Gippsland.

Gray's father John Joseph 'JJ' O'Connor leased the island to graze cattle there in the summer, in the early 20th century.
Description Of Content:
Group of four women and two men in bathers, standing by wooden and canvas shack, Saint Margaret Island, about 1910.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Ms Helen Hickey, 2006
Discipline: History

More information

Tagged with: making history - st margaret island
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Relaxation
Tertiary Classification: beaches
People Depicted: O'Connor, Gray; other people unknown
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Saint Margaret Island, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, circa 1910

Source of Date Depicted: Based on the contributor's knowledge of the people in the photograph.
Photographer: Dr Sydney Pern

Relationship of Photographer to Contributor: Family friend.

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