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Glass Negative - Nest of the Pilot Bird, by A.J. Campbell, Dandenong Ranges, Victoria, 1893 Image Reg. No: MM 47291

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. The image was used to illustrate the nest of the species, and Campbell noted: '
Description Of Content:
Domed nest on the side of a treefern - could be a pilotbird ?.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology

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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
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Wildlife
Tertiary Classification: nests
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

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Sandra Posted on 01 Nov 2010 3:32 PM
The Blue Dandenongs in MelbouRne is well known for its spectacular Mountain Ash trees and grEen vegetation. It is ideal place for relaxing picnics and tranquil forest walks. It is a home to variety of wildlife birds and animals.

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