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Glass Negative - 'Nest of the Wedge-Tailed Eagle', by A.J. Campbell, Werribee Gorge, Victoria, pre 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 47190

Summary:
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. This particular image was featured on page 10. The image features Tom Brittlebank climbing out to the nest.
Description Of Content:
Man standing on branch oftree.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: nests
Themes this item is part of: Campbell's own observations of The Wedge-tailed Eagle, A.J. Campbell Collection, Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), Science & Measurement Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: NATURAL SCIENCES
Secondary Classification: Field Naturalists
Tertiary Classification: collecting
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Werribee Gorge, Victoria, Australia, pre 1900
Photographer: Archibald Campbell, pre 1900
Person Depicted: Tom Brittlebank, pre 1900

Transcribed Archibald James Campbell. "Nests and Eggs of Australian Birds, including the Geographical Distribution of the Species and Popular Observations Thereon", Pawson & Brailsford, Sheffield, England, 1900. Page 11.

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