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Salvage men working on the wreck of SS MINMI

Date: 18 May 1937
Medium: Ink on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from the Estate of John Watt
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Newspaper clipping
Object No: ANMS0406[013]

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    Description
    Clipping from the Sydney Morning Herald with two black and white photographic prints beneath. Printed caption reads 'Salvage men at work on the wrecked collier Minmi. The workmen having discovered caves nearby have decided to live near the wreck, and one of them is shown in the temporary home, which he has made as comfortable as possible.'
    SignificanceNewspaper clippings offer a source of information on current events with this article referring to the salvage works of the SS MINMI which was wrecked on Cape Banks at the entrance to Botany Bay.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: Sydney Morning Herald clipping titled 'Salvage men working on the Minimi' 18 May 1937

    Web title: Salvage men working on the wreck of SS MINMI

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