Conrad J. Johnson
creator of digital collection
Bouganville Island, Pidia Village. Typed on envelope "Tower built by the natives on the reef by Pidia Village. It is used by the natives to spear fish from and is about 25' high. August 1949, CJ Johnson." Scanning and access made possible by a grant from NEH.
Johnson Collection; Bougainville Island; Papua New Guinea; Structures; Tower; Fishing
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