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Lantern Slide - 'Young White Fronted Herons', 1920-1940 Reg. No: MM 035449
- Coloured lantern slide depicting three young white fronted herons in a nest.
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 with circular dark grey paper frame surrounding image.
- Description Of Content:
- Photograph of three young White Fronted Herons in a nest in their natural woodland habitat.
|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|
|Tertiary Classification:||field observations - birds|
|Inscriptions:||Hand written in white ink on dark grey paper frame on top left hand side of slide: J. R. Kinghorn
Hand written in white ink on dark grey paper frame on top right hand side of slide: 82
Hand written in white ink on dark grey paper frame below image: Young. White fronted Herons (Herons underlined in white ink)
|Format:||Lantern Slide: Colour|
|Date Made:||Australia, 1920-1940|
|Photographer:||J Kinghorn, Australia, 1920-1940|
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