Glass plate negatives
Black and white glass plate negative showing several boys/youths seated in two bark canoes and one dugout canoe on the water with ground in front and in the distance.
Reproduced by Basedow in 'Notes on the Natives of Bathurst Island, North Australia', "Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute", vol. XLIII, 1913, plate X/2. Caption reads: ' "Fish-tail" bark canoes and "dug-out" canoe in the distance, Apsley Strait. Melville Island in the background.'
Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Dr Herbert Basedow
Photographic emulsion, Glass