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Lantern Slide - 'Blue Wren', 1920-1940 Image Reg. No: MM 035971

Summary:
Coloured lantern slide depicting a blue wren beside a nest set amongst foliage.

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 dark grey paper frame attached with black tape surrounding image. White paper label positioned below image in middle bottom of slide.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of a blue wren perched along side 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 white paper label below image: Blue Wren. (male symbol)
Hand written in blue ink on white paper label below image: J. R. Kinghorn.
Hand written in black ink on white paper label below image: M. cyan (?)
Format: Lantern Slide: Colour
Date Made: Australia, 1920-1940
Photographer: J Kinghorn, Australia, 1920-1940

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