B & W photograph

Registration number
31279
Item name
B & W photograph 
Category
Photograph
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Tasmania > Glamorgan Spring Bay > Swansea
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Dr L. P. Winterbotham 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Black and white photograph of a grave headstone, with trees in the background. Inscription on the headstone reads: 'HERE LIES WAUBA DEBAR A FEMALE ABORIGINE OF VAN DIEMENS LAND DIED JUNE 1832 AGED 40 YEARS - This Stone is Erected by a few of her White friends'.

Research notes

"Grave post of Wauba Debar 1832 in Bicheno, near Swansea" [catalogue card note].

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