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Photograph - 'Where I Made My First Collection', by A.J. Campbell, Werribee, Victoria, circa 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 024523

Summary:
Image taken by A.J. Campbell. It shows Campbell in the area where he first started collecting brids eggs, on or near t his grandparents farm in Werribee. 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 standing by a post and looking down a gully. There are some trees at the base of the gully but the hillsides are bare and stony.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 140 mm (Height), 204 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: fence posts, gullies
Themes this item is part of: A.J. Campbell Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: NATURAL SCIENCES
Secondary Classification: Field Naturalists
Tertiary Classification: expeditions
Original Caption: Where I made my first Collection.
Inscriptions: In Campbell's Hand "Where I made my first collection"
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Werribee, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900
Creator: Archibald Campbell, circa 1900

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