Afghan saddling his riding camel, Afghan camp, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia


Title:
Afghan saddling his riding camel, Afghan camp, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Description:
In the summer of 1919, Sawyer and his family moved to Brisbane, Australia, to head the Rockefeller Foundation's new hookworm control campaign there. Early in 1920 he spent several months visiting the campaign's regional sites and surveying other possible sites. Visiting the mining town of Broken Hill in western New South Wales, Sawyer was surprised to find an Afghani pack train carrying goods to outlying areas.. NOTE: The bottom half of the original photograph is discolored.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
21 March 1920
Creator:
Sawyer, Wilbur A. (Wilbur A. Sawyer)
Right Type:
Public Domain
Subject:
Australia
Profiles in Science ID:
LWBBCW
NLM ID:
101584931X39
Genre:
Photographic prints
Format:
Still Image
Location:
Box: 4. Folder: 13