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2005/124/1-27 Photograph, part of collection owned by James Short, black and white, Tahiti eclipse expedition, mounted, card / paper, photographer unknown, Tahiti, 1908. Click to enlarge.

Photograph from Tahiti eclipse expedition

Photographed
Photographic print, Tahiti eclipse expedition, paper, used by James Short, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1908

Black and white photograph mounted on stiff cardboard taken during the Tahiti eclipse expedition in 1908. A group of Tahitian women and children are sitting in rows, the women weaing striped dresses. Behind the women are four men dressed in white with hats on. In the foreground are some wooden boxes and equipment and cases. A tent and falgpole are in the background.

Summary

Object No.

2005/124/1-27

Object Statement

Photograph, part of collection owned by James Short, black and white, Tahiti eclipse expedition, mounted, card / paper, photographer unknown, Tahiti, 1908

Physical Description

Photographic print, Tahiti eclipse expedition, paper, used by James Short, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1908

Black and white photograph mounted on stiff cardboard taken during the Tahiti eclipse expedition in 1908. A group of Tahitian women and children are sitting in rows, the women weaing striped dresses. Behind the women are four men dressed in white with hats on. In the foreground are some wooden boxes and equipment and cases. A tent and falgpole are in the background.

Marks

No marks present

Dimensions

Height

176 mm

Width

226 mm

Production

Photographed

Cite this Object

Harvard

Photograph from Tahiti eclipse expedition 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 13 May 2021, <https://ma.as/373024>

Wikipedia

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