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ANTEN of Goteborg (Gothenburg)

Date: 28 October 1923
83 x 108 x 2 mm
Medium: Emulsion on glass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Photographer Frederick Garner Wilkinson
Object Name: Glass plate negative
Object No: 00042030

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    Frederick Wilkinson took this photograph of the ANTEN arriving in Sydney Harbour and proceeding to Circular Quay on Sunday 28 October 1923 aboard Milsons Point ferry.
    SignificanceThis photograph is part of the F G Wilkinson Photograph Collection, comprising more than 700 glass plate negatives of ships in Sydney Harbour between 1919 and 1936. The collection provides an extensive and well-documented coverage of the changing styles of shipping in the port of Sydney before the gradual decline of the coastal trade, and in a period which was probably the peak reached by commercial shipping in Australia. The backgrounds also reveal the changing face of the city and harbour foreshores.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: ANTEN

    Collection title: F G Wilkinson Shipping Photographs Collection

    Web title: ANTEN of Goteborg (Gothenburg)

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