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Lantern Slide - 'Sordid Wood Sallow', 1920-1940 Image Reg. No: MM 035985

Summary:
Coloured lantern slide depicting a sordid wood swallow removing an egg shell from a nest in a tree.

Image by J. R. Kinghorn, (1891-1983), zoologist, museum curator and broadcaster. Kinghorn was employed at the Australian Museum in Sydney between 1907-1956.
Description:
Standard format coloured glass lantern slide bound with black binding tape with square black frame surrounding image and white paper label positioned below image in centre of slide.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of a sordid wood swallow removing an egg shell from a nest.
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: lantern slides, birds
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, James Roy Kinghorn, Zoologist & Museum Curator (1891-1983)
Primary Classification: NATURAL SCIENCES
Secondary Classification: Ornithology
Tertiary Classification: field observations - birds
Inscriptions: Hand written in white ink on black paper frame above image: 74 J.R.Kinghorn
Hand written in white ink on black paper frame below image: Artamus Sordidus
Hand written in brown ink on white label below image: SORDID WOOD SWALLOW / REMOVING EGGSHELL
Format: Lantern Slide: Colour
Date Made: Australia, 1920-1940
Photographer: J Kinghorn, Australia, 1920-1940

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