Search the collections
Where is it from?
- A Place & Date Depicted Ballarat, Australia
Negative - Woodcutters' Camp, Ballarat District (?), Victoria, circa 1885 Reg. No: MM 000056
- Description Of Content:
- Two men in front of tents one tent has a chimney constructed from wooden logs. The men are wearing singlets, hats and trousers, there are two axes in front them. There is a grinding stone for sharpening the axes in front of the tents, and there are many trees in the background.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Harold Young, 1985
- The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
|Tagged with:||axes, camp sites, grindstones, tents, tools, hats, trees|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY|
|Secondary Classification:||Forestry & Sawmilling|
|Format:||Negative: Black & White; 35 mm|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Ballarat District (?), Victoria, Australia, circa 1885|