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A woman, a man and a small dog standing in front of wooden buildings and railway tracks with dougout canoes lying on the seashore in the background, Christmas Island, approximately 1927
Bib ID 8178863
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, unmediated carrier]
Online Versions
Description between 1914 and 1940 
1 negative : nitrate, black and white 
Series

Christmas Island, 1900-1940.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on reference sources.

Part of the collection: Christmas Island, 1900-1940.

PIC Nitrate Store PIC/20865 #PIC/20865/614 copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2442087631

Subjects Christmas Island Phosphate Company -- Photographs.  |  Building, Wooden -- Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) -- Photographs.  |  Railroad tracks -- Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) -- Photographs.  |  Dugout canoes -- Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) -- Photographs.  |  Seashore -- Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) -- Photographs.  |  Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Photographs.
Other authors/contributors British Phosphate Commission
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