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Negative - Victoria, circa 1920 Image Reg. No: MM 004178

Description Of Content:
A group of men with their fishing catch displayed on a rope. The largest fish, in the centre, has been gutted and opened out.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Simon Mulqueen, 1987
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: fish, fishing, sport
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Fishing
People Depicted: Mulqueen, John
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Victoria, Australia, circa 1920


Simon Posted on 20 May 2014 3:50 PM
The two fish on the left are either Macquarie perch (Macquaria australasica) or golden perch (Macquaria ambigua). The other species present is either Murray cod (Maccullochella peelii) or trout cod (Maccullochella macquariensis) but look to be Murray cod.

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