lantern slide (photographic)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); lantern slide; view of a group of men on a beach with a boat pulled up on shore; most wear necklaces, including kapkaps (round pendants); arm bands, belts and loin coverings; a large cross, Commodore Goodenough's Cross, is on the beach; a large wall and thatched building in the background; Santa Cruz, Papua New Guinea.
- Production date
Height: 8.20 centimetres
Width: 8.20 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Related image: This exact image is to be found in the publication: "The Light of Melanesia:
A Record of Fifty Years' Mission Work in the South Seas" By H. H. Montgomery, D.D.New York: E.S. Gorham, 1904; which can be accessed online through project canterbury: http://anglicanhistory.org/aus/melanesia/montgomery1904/pictures.html; accessed 01/09.
Caption reads: "Commodore Goodenough's Cross (Santa Cruz)".
Oc,G.T.2292 and Oc,G.T.2293 are the same image.
- Not on display
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 22