Card: Shining Cuckoo, Dear Gerry from Adrian Plant, Taupiri

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Cardboard card showing an illustration of a shining cuckoo Chalcites lucidus, painting by Janet Marshall, Ornithological Society of New Zealand (Inc.).

Handwritten message in black ink pen on the blank inside "Dear Gerry, How are you? I hope your trip to NY went well & congratulations on the cruising medal", Take care Adrian". Handwritten annotation by Gerry Clark on top left corner 3-5-88. keep in touch. I might need a crew one day!"

Part of a large collection of written and audiovisual resources and equipment which belonged to Gerry Clark; most of which document his voyages in the Southern Ocean.
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Museum System ID
Collection type
Gerry Clark
Maker and role
Unknown: Illustrator
Paper: 0 - Whole
Measurement details
2D objects (HxW): H 129 W 101mm: 0 - Whole
Production place and notes
Waikato, Aotearoa New Zealand
On display?
Not on display


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