Negative - Three Thatched Buildings, Pacific Islands, circa 1930s Image Reg. No: MM 113854

Negative depicting three thatched buildings. Although the location of this image is unknown, it appears to depict a building of a style traditionally constructed in Samoa. In Samoa, Tonga and Fiji the word fale is used for traditional style houses.

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.
Black and white cellulose acetate negative.
Description Of Content:
Exterior view of three large grass buildings.
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 79 mm (Height), 104 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: trees, mountains, huts, travel tourism, exterior views, pacific islands
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Rural
Tertiary Classification: buildings
Format: Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Pacific Islands, circa 1930s

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