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Wallaby Hunting Album

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Boyes, Joan

Date: 1885 -

Description: An archival album, A4 size, containing 16 black & white photos, historical notes, licence documents, receipts, sales dockets and a newspaper clipping relating to wallaby hunting on Flinders Island. The wallaby skin industry began in the mid 1880's and continued on and off until 1947. Wallabies were snared in the early times and mostly shot later.

Format: pictorial and artistic works
Object: photo albums

Wallaby Hunting Album

Subjects: huntingwallaby shooting

People/Orgs: Harrap, Alfred & SonBoyes, Herbert

Institution: Furneaux Historical Research Association Inc.

Object number: FHR_00295

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