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Indigenous man at Lake Tyers Reserve, Gippsland, Victoria, ca.1895 [transparency] / Nicholas Caire
Bib ID 5548130
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [transparency]
Author
Caire, Nicholas, 1837-1918
 
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Description ca.1895 
1 slide : glass, lantern, hand col. ; 8 x 8 cm. 
Summary

"Image of a male Aborigine in Western clothes, posing with a boomerang and hunting spear in front of a shelter, was one of a group taken by Caire in 1886 and published in a portfolio of Gippsland views (The original albumen prints were not hand coloured"--Information from acquisitions documentation.

Notes

Title devised by from inscription.

Inscriptions: "22, Male natives of Lake Tyres, Victoria"--Printed on label above image.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-138078933

Source of Acquisition Purchased from Douglas Stewart Fine Books, 2011. 
Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Gippsland -- Portraits.  |  Boomerangs -- Photographs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Gippsland -- Implements -- Photographs.  |  Huts -- Victoria -- Gippsland -- Implements -- Photographs.  |  Gippsland (Vic.) -- Photographs.
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