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A sailing vessel with people on board, berthed near Maryborough Rowing Club

Date: 1920-1939
Medium: Glass plate negative
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Glass plate negative
Object No: 00034616
Place Manufactured:Maryborough

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    Description
    This image depicts people on a sailing vessel probably near the Maryborough Rowing Club, which was founded in 1878 in Maryborough, Queensland.
    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.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: SAILING SHIP WITH PEOPLE BERTHED NEAR COMMERCIAL WHARVES

    Web title: A sailing vessel with people on board, berthed near Maryborough Rowing Club

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