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Lantern Slide - Penal Settlement, Norfolk Island, circa 1930s Image Reg. No: MM 113752

Summary:
Lantern slide depicting the former penal settlement in Norfolk Island.

Part of a collection of 55 photographic lantern slides, glass negatives and acetate negatives of travel images taken in the Pacific Islands, probably in the late 1930s. The slide is numbered '27'.
Description:
Photographic image in between two glass plates, paper frame inserted in between glass plates, strips of paper stuck around edges.
Description Of Content:
Coastal landscape showing buildings, roads and trees in the foreground. A ship is pictured in the ocean in the background.
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 82 mm (Height), 82 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: ships, buildings, trees, roads, coastal landscapes, chimneys, oceans, penal system, lantern slides, pacific islands
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Coastal
Tertiary Classification: townscapes
Inscriptions: Handwritten in grey pencil on white paper adhered to glass plate: '27'
Format: Lantern Slide: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Norfolk Island, circa 1930s

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