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Photograph - 'Bird-Skinning', by A.J. Campbell, Phillip Island, Victoria, Nov 1902 Reg. No: MM 70134
- Image taken by A.J. Campbell on a camping trip to Phillip Island with the Ornithology Union in November 1902. From a photograph album containing 181 black & white and sepia toned photographs taken by Archibald James 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 skinning a mutton bird(?) watched by four other men and two boys. There is a tent in the background. He is using a tea-chest labelled "Kandy Koola Ceylon" as a table.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
|Dimensions:||151 mm (Height), 103 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||muttonbirds, skinning, 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|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Phillip Island, Westernport, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1902|
|Creator:||Archibald Campbell, Nov 1902|
|Organiser of Event:||Royal Australian Ornithologists Union, 1902|