B & W photograph

Registration number
34287
Item name
B & W photograph 
Category
Photograph
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Mr J. W. Beattie  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Solomon Islands > Central Province > Nggela (Florida) Islands > Siota, Nggela Pile Island
Map
Collector
Mr Douglas Rannie 
Acquisition date
September 21, 1982 
Acquisition method
Donated by Mrs Eileen Rannie  
Raw material
photographic emulsion, paper
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

B & W photograph of three people standing on beach looking out to sea; white border.

Research notes

Caption on photo: "Solomon Group - Native fishery at Siota, Florida. 641. Beattie - Hobart".

Photo taken in 1906 by John Watt Beattie during a trip to the Pacific with the Diocese of Melanesia on board the Southern Cross. Rannie manuscripts held at UQ Anthropology Museum.

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