Summary

Lantern slide of Eric Douglas and Alister Murdoch about Discovery II.

One of 328 images in various formats including artworks, photographs, glass negatives and lantern slides.

Description of Content

Three RAAF search party members near the Gipsy Moth seaplane A7-55 which is sitting on the hospital of the Discovery II. Photograph taken during the Ellsworth Relief Expedition, 1935-1936.

Physical Description

Standard format lantern slide, consisting of two glass sheets each 3.25 x 3.25 ins (83 x 83mm), one pane bearing a positive transparent image and the other pane protecting the image. Sealed with paper binding strips around the four edges of the lantern slide and internally framed with a black cut-out window mask.

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