photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
- Series: Robert A Lever albums
Photograph (black and white) from an album; a young man standing in a field of short vegetation next to a small table with two samples of dung for the purpose of collecting the pupae of the horn fly; he wears shorts; a pesticide hand pump lays in front of him; a split-wood fence, palm trees and western-style buildings behind him; Guadalcanal Island, Solomon Islands.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
Height: 7.50 centimetres (image)
Height: 19.30 centimetres (page)
Width: 10 centimetres (image)
Width: 24.60 centimetres (page)
- Curator's comments
- Related images: The man in this image can also be seen in images 5, 9, 45, 46 and 49. Additionally another image of him is found in : Lever, R. J. A. W. ; ‘A Contribution to the Ecology of a Grassland Community on Guadalcanal Island, British Solomon Islands Protectorate’; The Journal of Animal Ecology, Vol. 6, No. 2. (Nov., 1937), pp. 294, Phot. 2.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From a collection of five albums and a number of loose photographs, compiled by Robert A Lever and purchased by the British Museum in 2006 through auction.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number