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Photograph - 'Tiffin', Picnic Party Seated under Fly, by A.J. Campbell, Lower Ferntree Gully, Victoria, 1905 Image Reg. No: MM 70050

Image taken by A.J. Campbell on a friends and family Christmas camping trip to Ferntree Gully in 1905. 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 large group of people seated under a canvas awning. A man in a white apron, presumably the cook, stands on the left pouring from a tea pot. There are two hurricane lanterns hanging from a beam beneath the awning.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 100 mm (Height), 153 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: camp sites, cooks, eating dining, lanterns, tea breaks, 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: Tiffin
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia, 1905
Creator: Archibald Campbell, 1905

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