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- A Place & Date Depicted Ferntree Gully, Australia
Photograph - 'Volunteer Cooks', by A.J. Campbell, Ferntree Gully, Victoria, 1904 Reg. No: MM 027751
- 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 man and two women attending to the camp fire. The man crouches to adjust the fire, one woman stands beside him while the other stands on the right holding a basin. There is an axe leaning against fire wood, a dutch oven, a spade and various billies.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
|Dimensions:||160 mm (Height), 195 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||axes, billy cans, bushes, camp fires, spades|
|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|
|Original Caption:||Christmas Camps, Lower Ferntree Gully, 1904 and 1905. (In Acacia Dell) Volunteer Cooks|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia, 1904|
|Creator:||Archibald Campbell, 1904|