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Film negative - A pioneer, Mr Thomson, the furthest-out settler north of Oodnadatta, South Australia, with un-named girl, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

1985.0060.3644

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L 82mm x W 108mm

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Reproduced by Basedow in "The Sydney Mail" (6 October 1926). Caption reads: 'A PIONEER - MR. THOMPSON. / The furtherest-out settler north of Oodnadatta.'

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Black and white film negative. A white man on the left wearing a hat, shirt, trousers and shoes stands next to an Aboriginal girl wearing a dress with a chequered pattern. They stand on flat lightly vegetated country with a gentle slope upwards to the right.

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