A Selector’s hut in Gippsland

This scene depicts  Mr. Stocks, the selector of this allotment, sitting outside his hut in a remote part of Croajingalong, Gippsland.  His hut is made of bark roofing, sapling branches and wooden slabs, or planks - according to annotations on the reverse of this photograph, no nails were used in its construction.


Nicolas John Caire, photograph, ca. 1886


Accession number: H27471


From the State Library of Victoria's Picture's collection.

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