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Negative - Cloncurry, Queensland, circa 1910 Image Reg. No: MM 004241

Description Of Content:
A family group posed outside their home. This is a tent structure, constructed of hessian bags sewn together and fitted over a wooden frame. Beside the tent is a hut constructed from hessian walls and roofed with branches and brush. A sheep and two dogs are also pictured.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Judith McCarthy, 1987
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: dogs, domestic animals, families, farm animals, furnishings, hessian, huts, miners, pets, sheep, tents
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Residential Buildings
Tertiary Classification: exteriors
People Depicted: Marshall, James
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia, circa 1910
Creator: E Spike Studio, circa 1910

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