Historical information

Churchill Island has a large photograph collection dating from the nineteenth century. This series consists of candid photographs of everyday life taken by previous residents of the island.

Physical description

Black and White photograph of two women (Billie Wilson and Valda Treadwell) sitting in a boat tied up onto Phillip Island.

Inscriptions & markings

Catalogue number written on reverse in pencil. Handwritten in pen on reverse: '1940. VALDA TREADWELL + BILLIE WILSON IN THE WHALEBOAT AT THE END OF CHURCHILL RD ON PHILLIP ISLAND. NOTE - OLD GARAGE IN BACKGROUND OBVIOUSLY WAITING?'

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