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Film negative - Punch, Lady and Annie, holding the eagle hawk Punch shot, Mt Woodward, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

1985.0060.1334

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L 81mm x W 98mm

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Reproduced by Basedow in 'Journal of the Government North-West Expedition', "Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia, South Australian Branch", vol. XV, plate 11/2. Caption reads 'PUNCH, LADY AND ANNIE, HOLDING AN EAGLE HAWK PUNCH SHOT, MAY 6th.'

Physical Description

Black and white film negative. Three clothed Aboriginal people hold a large bird - abearded man on the left, a girl in the centre and a woman on the right. They are standing on a plain with low vegetation and a belt of trees and large shrubs in the background.

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