Black and white photograph depicting a close-up of Dr Dorothy Howard holding a koala. Taken at the Koala Sanctuary, Brisbane, in 1954.

Photograph of American folklorist Dr Dorothy Howard while she was studying children's games and playlore in Australia under a Fulbright research grant,1954-1955. Her photographs and research have become part of the Australian Children's Folklore Collection at Museum Victoria - part of the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register.

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Shows a close-up of Dr Dorothy Howard holding a koala, with two cockatoos in a cage in the background. She is wearing a small hat, and a skirt and jacket.

Physical Description

Black and white photograph.

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