Conrad J. Johnson
creator of digital collection
Bougianville Island, Shortland Harbor. Typed on envelope "Native outrigger canoe in Shortland Harbor. Note long rudder used by native as a steering device. September 1949, CJ Johnson." Scanning and access made possible by a grant from NEH.
Johnson Collection; Bougainville Island; Papua New Guinea; Shortland Harbor; Canoes; People; Indigenous people
date of photograph
Papua New Guinea, Autonomous Region of Bougainville
5.6 cm x 5.6 cm B/W Nitrate negative Scanned with Epsom Expressions 10000 XL at 2400 dpi 16-bit greyscale.
use with permission Denver Museum of Nature and Science