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Photograph - 'Tents Contentment', by A.J. Campbell, Lower Ferntree Gully, Victoria, 1904 Image Reg. No: MM 027686

Summary:
Image taken by A.J. Campbell on a friends and family Christmas camping trip to Ferntree Gully in 1904. The image is part of a Photograph album containing 181 black and white and sepia toned photographs taken by A.J. Campbell, ornithologist, during field trips to various parts of Australia. One of two albums covering these trips [see also HT 15824].
Description Of Content:
A divided image, the upper section showing a campsite with three tents, the lower section showing a woman lying on the ground and reading a book. She wears a straw boater with the brim turned down at the back.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 142 mm (Height), 200 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: bushes, camp sites, tents
Themes this item is part of: 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: campsites
Original Caption: Tents Contentment
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Lower Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia, 1904
Creator: Archibald Campbell, Lower Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia, 1904

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