digital photograph(black and white);
- Museum number
- Series: Thomas Edge-Partington album 8
Digital image of a postcard of a group of men, some with baskets, on the deck of a European style ship.
- Production date
- Oct 1906
Height: 8.60 centimetres
Width: 13.70 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Related images: Oc,B21.2, Oc,B101.81, Oc,48.30, and Oc,CA42.70.For more information see PicDoc185.
This image appears to be part of a group that Beattie took on his Southern Cross voyage. An account of that voyage, and of taking the group of images that this photo is most likely a part of can be found in: Beattie, J W; 25 August-10 November 1906; "Journal of a Voyage to the Western Pacific in the Melanesian Mission Yacht Southern Cross"; Royal Society of Tasmania MSS RS.29/3; Available through Project Canterbury at: http://anglicanhistory.org/oceania/beattie_journal1906.html
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Copied from an album of photographs compiled by Thomas W. Edge-Partington prior to 1920, in possession of his son Capt. Thomas K. Edge-Partington, who assigned conditional copyright to the British Museum in 2005 (See PicDoc 186).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number