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Digital Image - Family Camping at Phillip Island, Victoria, 1951 Reg. No: MM 123073
- Photograph taken by Leslie E. Chambers during a family camping trip to Phillip Island in late 1951, after the death of his wife (the donor's mother). The photograph shows the donor and her younger sister beside the family car. Her father shot rabbits for eating during the trip. He would clean them, and the donor would cook them.
The digital image was taken from an original black and white 7 x 11 print.
- Digital Image
- Description Of Content:
- A woman and child setting up a camp site at Phillip Island. In the background is the family car and camping trailer.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation, 2011
|Dimensions:||70 mm (Height), 114 mm (Width)|
|Dimension Comment:||Dimensions of original prints|
|Tagged with:||recreation activities, camping, road transport, holiday resorts, holidaying, camping trailers|
|Themes this item is part of:||Childhood & Youth Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Leisure Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Secondary Classification:||Camping & Caravanning|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Monochrome|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia, 1951|