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Glass Negative - Nest of the Pilot Bird, by A.J. Campbell, Dandenong Ranges, Victoria, 1893 Reg. No: MM 47293
- Image taken by A.J. Campbell in preparation for his definitive work, 'Nests and Eggs of Australian Birds including the Geographical Distribution of the Species and Popular Observations Thereon', published by Pawson & Brailsford, Sheffield, England in 1900. The image was used to illustrate the nest of the species, and Campbell noted: '
- Description Of Content:
- Domed nest on side of treefern - possibly pilotbird. Caption reads same as collection number 1236 (and many times previously).
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
|Tagged with:||ferns, nests|
|Themes this item is part of:||A.J. Campbell Collection, Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), Images & Image Making Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Dandenong Ranges, Victoria, Australia, 1893|
|Photographer:||Archibald Campbell, 26 Jan 1893
Trascribed from page 258 of Campbell's 'Nests and Eggs of Australian Birds including the Geographical Distribution of the Species and Popular Observations Thereon',.
|Other Association (See Comments):||John Griffiths, 1893