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Photograph - 'Returning with the Spoils', Emu Egg Collecting, by A.J. Campbell, Riverina, New South Wales or Victoria, Jun 1895 Image Reg. No: MM 70158

Summary:
Image 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:
Two men on horseback at their camp. Each man carries strings of emu eggs across his shoulders.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 106 mm (Height), 148 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: australian native animals, camp sites, eggs, emus, horses, 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: collecting
Original Caption: Returning with the Spoil
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Riverina, New South Wales & Victoria, Australia, Jun 1895
Creator: Archibald Campbell, Jun 1895

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