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Film negative - Members of the Mackay Exploring Expedition, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

1985.0060.2685.001

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L 91mm x W 94mm

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Standing left to right: Frank Feast, Bert Oliffe; centre row left to right: Donald Mackay, Herbert Basedow (holding string to camera); front row: yet to be identified, Basedow's dog Spottie. Photograph taken at the end of the expedition, possibly near Oodnadatta, South Australia.

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Black and white film negative showing a group of seven men and a dog posing for a portrait, with a string of laden camels behind them.

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