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- A Place & Date Depicted Ferntree Gully, Australia
Photograph - 'Last Xmas I Used Pears' Soap', by A.J. Campbell, Lower Ferntree Gully, Victoria, 1905 Reg. No: MM 70051
- 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 man shaving. He is standing in front of a mirror attached to a tree. There is a tent behind him and a man, who is laughing, stands by another tent on the left.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
|Dimensions:||97 mm (Height), 149 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||camp sites, shaving, 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|
|Original Caption:||Last Xmas I used Pears' soap 'since thenI have used no other'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia, 1905|
|Creator:||Archibald Campbell, 1905|