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Transparencies depicting speedboats

Date: 1969 - 1987
Medium: Transparencies
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Graeme Andrews
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Archive series
Object No: ANMS1253

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    Description
    This archive series numbered [001] - [360] consists of black-and-white and colour transparencies taken by amateur ferry and speed boating historian Graeme Andrews depicting various speedboats by Zodiac, Trailcraft, Tohatsu, Suzuki, Star Runner, Randall, Quintrex, Markham, Lee Craft, Kestral, Hydrofield, Flightcraft and Duroboat.
    SignificanceThis collection illustrates the boom era of speedboating in the decades after World War II. The increasing affordability and widespread use of cars, engines and the advent of mass production made speedboating affordable and the sport became a popular pastime.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: Collection of photographs and other paper based material collected by Graeme Andrews relating to Australian Speedboat racing and Powerboats 1960 - 1980.

    Web title: Transparencies depicting speedboats

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