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The last Tasmanians, 2 [picture] / Arthur Horner
Bib ID 4972104
Format PicturePicture
Author
Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997
 
Description 1980 
1 drawing : pen and ink ; 20.3 x 27.5 cm., on mount 29.8 x 36 cm. 
Series

Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997. Dig, a graphic history of terra australis incognita.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from published caption.

Part of the collection: Dig, a graphic history of terra australis incognita.

Inscriptions: " DIG Strip (ii)"--Above image; Printers instructions below image.

Condition: Tape stains, stained, yellowing.

Published in the Age, 17 November 1980, p. 11, Dig 38: The last Tasmanians, frame 2, with caption "Concerned to preserve this threatened species, Arthur mounted a massive drive to herd the survivors into an enclave, netting two specimens. But efforts went on until 1876 when Truganini died, and then there was none."

Subjects Truganini, approximately 1812-1876 -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australian wit and humor, Pictorial.  |  Aboriginal Tasmanians -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Tasmania -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Other authors/contributors Age (Melbourne, Vic.)  |  Horner, Arthur, 1916-1997
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