Hoisting the flag

King, Stephen, 1841-19151906

State Library of South Australia

State Library of South Australia
Adelaide, Australia

Illustration from a publication about the Stuart expedition, showing the hoisting of a flag on the north shore of Australia at Chamber's Bay. A note in the caption mentions "The accompanying sketch is drawn from memory by Stephen King, February 10th, 1906" (based on sketch 31 with peripheral details omitted). The caption has details about the Great Northern Exploring Expedition, names of members of the party and an extract from Stuart's journal.


  • Title: Hoisting the flag
  • Creator: King, Stephen, 1841-1915
  • Date Created: 1906
  • Location: Chamber's Bay
  • Physical Dimensions: 105 x 170 mm
  • Original Language: English
  • Type: lithograph
  • Original Source: http://www.catalog.slsa.sa.gov.au:80/record=b2038535~S1
  • Rights: This work is out of copyright. No copyright restrictions apply.
  • Medium: paper

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