Slide: Butchering a whale; Sybil Dunn; Keith Dunn; 2013.264.166


Slide: Butchering a whale

About this object

Group of men butchering a whale nearby the shore of an unidentified pacific island.

From a collection of slides taken by Keith & Sybil Dunn of their trip around the Pacific on the MV TOFUA II in the early 1960s.

Place Made

Pacific Islands

Place Made

Pacific Ocean


Keith Dunn


Sybil Dunn


HxW (2D objects YxX): H 50 W 50mm (H 1 15/16 W 1 15/16in)

Object Type


Subject and Association Keywords

Tourism/[Sport & Recreation]

Subject and Association Keywords

TOFUA (1951)/Union Steam Ship Company/Shipping Lines/[Shipping]

Subject and Association Keywords

Recreation/[Sport & Recreation]

Subject and Association Keywords

Holiday/[Sport & Recreation]

Subject and Association Keywords

Pacific Islands/Oceania

Medium and Materials

35mm Slide/Film/Photographic, Audio and Visual

Named Collection

Keith & Sybil Dunn

Credit Line

Gift of Kathryn Dunn, 2013

Object number


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