952 slides : lantern : chiefly black & white ; some coloured ; 8 x 8 cm.
Title devised by cataloguer based on accompanying documentation.
Attribution is uncertain, but mostly photographed by staff of the Forest Commission of Victoria, from 1906 to the late 1940’s. Photographs are listed in a handwritten register.
Historic collection of 120 film format glass lantern slides by genera, species, location.
Photographic slide collection compiled to provide knowledge about trees and forests in Victoria as well as about their environmental location. Includes pictures of landscape erosion, watersheds, waterways, and grazing areas' degradation in various parts of Victoria, as well as trees after bushfires, logging, and road-building in forested areas. These slides were in use from 1910 through till the 1950’s.
Part of the Creswick Campus Historical Collection.