SLNSW-Watsons Bay, Camp Cove in foreground-n5lVOV79
Watsons Bay, Camp Cove in foreground
Full title: Watsons Bay, Camp Cove in foreground
Date: undated [ca. 1881- ].
Call Numbers: SPF/809
Record Identifier: n5lVOV79
Formats: Pictures, Photographs
Contents: Photographs - 14.7 x 20.1 cm. - albumen photoprint
Scientist and explorer, Nicholaievich Miklukho-Maklai (1846-1888), known as Nicholas Maclay, was instrumental in establishing Australia's first biological field station. The station opened in Oct 1881 and served as a field station from 1881-1886. It was later used to house military personnel. -- Reference: Nikolai and Australian connections : a brief history of the life and achievements of Nikolai Nikolaevich Miklouho-Maclay / Wendy Paton. Double Bay, N.S.W. : Woollahra Library, 1996.
Digital order no:a089809
This item has been catalogued and digitised under a project funded and supported by the State Library of New South Wales Foundation, 2001.