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Man holding a spear on a dugong stand, Meer Island, Queensland, ca. 1928 [picture] / Charles Maurice Yonge
Bib ID 4252932
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Yonge, C. M. (Charles Maurice), 1899-1986
 
Online Versions
Description 1928 or 1929 
1 photograph : b&w ; 14.6 x 8.9 cm. 
Series

Album of views of the Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, 1928-1929.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on inscription.

In: Album of views of the Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, 1928-1929.

Part of the Great Barrier Reef Expedition, 1928-1929 photographic collection.

Inscriptions: "Dugong Stand, Tom s. with spear"--In white ink beneath photograph.

Condition: Paint smudge, centre.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-145077570

Subjects Spear fishing -- Queensland -- Meer Island -- Photographs.  |  Meer Island (Qld.) -- Photographs.

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