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Lantern Slide - 'Young Black Swan', 1920-1940 Image Reg. No: MM 036016

Coloured lantern slide depicting a young black swan in a nest in a wetland setting.

Image by J. R. Kinghorn, (1891-1983), zoologist, museum curator and broadcaster. Kinghorn was employed at the Australian Museum in Sydney between 1907-1956.
Standard format coloured glass lantern slide bound with black binding tape on bottom edge of slide and white binding tape on top edge with an oval brown paper frame surrounding image.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of a young black swan in it's 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 black ink on brown paper frame above image: Young Black Swan
Hand written in black ink on brown paper frame bellow image: J.R.Kinghorn
Format: Lantern Slide: Colour
Date Made: Australia, 1920-1940
Photographer: J Kinghorn, Australia, 1920-1940

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