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Four-masted barque LYDGATE with other sailing ships

Date: 1893-1920
Medium: Nitrate Negative
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Object Name: Nitrate Negative
Object No: 00036911
Place Manufactured:Newcastle

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    This photograph depicts the four-masted barque LYDGATE with other sailing ships, possibly including ANTIOPE second in the line.
    SignificanceThe Samuel J Hood photographic collection records an extensive range of maritime activity on Sydney Harbour, including sail and steam ships, crew portraits, crews at work, ship interiors, stevedores loading and unloading cargo, port scenes, pleasure boats and harbourside social activities from the 1890s through to the 1950s. They are also highly competent artistic studies and views - Hood was regarded as an important figure in early Australian photojournalism. Hood’s maritime photographs are one of the most significant collections of such work in Australia.
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    Web title: Four-masted barque LYDGATE with other sailing ships

    Assigned title: LYDGATE 4 mast barque with other sailing ships.

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