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Title [Camped amidst the snow]
Collection Adamson Collection
Description A man, possibly Jack MacKay, standing outside a small tent on a pole and rope frame, amidst the snow, circa 1889-1896.

Originally identified as "Camp on Tasman Gl[acier]", but Rhian Gallagher tentatively identified the scene as Jack McKay on the Callery Range, circa 1897.


Photographer Adamson, John (Jack), 1867-1951
Year Range from 1889
Year Range to 1897
Place Aoraki Mount Cook, N.Z.
Format Negative, Glass-plate
Medium Glass
Processing Method gelatin dry plate
Print Size 80(h) x 110(w) mm
Original/Copy Original
People McKay, Jack
Search Terms Tasman Glacier, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park
Callery Range, Westland District
Subjects Mountaineering
Tents
Camps
Catalogue Number MC.94.1.4.(6)