Children's book illustration, 1955

Rene Henri, founder of the Australian Crocodile Shooters’ Club, also wrote a children’s book featuring crocodile hunting. The safari style of hunting promoted by the Club is evident in the book’s illustrations and the experience offered by the Club was promoted as equivalent to a safari in Africa.  From Rene Henri and George Arnold, Toby presents Ali, Oigle & Toitle: A Tale of the Northern Territory, Hudson, 1955. Collection of Museum Victoria

Collection of Museum Victoria

Date captured: 
21 August 2013
Date created: 
21 August 2013