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Photograph - 'The Pig-Face Rookery', by A.J. Campbell, Cape Woolamai, Phillip Island, Victoria, Nov 1896 Image Reg. No: MM 70065

Summary:
Image taken by A.J. Campbell on a Mutton- Bird Egging trip to Phillip Island in November 1896. 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:
Four men searching for eggs. There is a large wicker basket on the left.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 138 mm (Height), 182 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: baskets, eggs, muttonbirds, rookeries, phillip island
Themes this item is part of: Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), A.J. Campbell Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: NATURAL SCIENCES
Secondary Classification: Field Naturalists
Tertiary Classification: collecting
Original Caption: Birding. Easter (and March) 1902. The Pig-face 'Rookery' (Cape Wollomai) (sic)
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Cape Woolamai, Phillip Island, Westernport, Victoria, Australia, Nov 1896
Creator: Archibald Campbell, Nov 1896

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