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Three-masted ship, possibly SOOLOO, underway with sails set

Date: c 1890
Medium: Emulsion on glass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Mr and Mrs Glassford
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Glass plate negative
Object No: ANMS1092[004]

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    SignificanceThe Hall photographic collection provides an important pictorial record of recreational boating in Sydney Harbour from the 1890s to the 1930s. The collection documents the lively sailing scene in Sydney during this period and features images of vessels ranging from large racing and cruising yachts to the great array of skiffs and the emerging technologies of motorboats. Images of the many spectators and crowds who supported and followed the sailing races are also included in this visual record.
    HistorySOOLOO was a wooden full-rigged ship built by John Taylor of East Boston in 1861. SOOLOO was wrecked in 1892.
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    Assigned title: Three masted fully-rigged ship, sails set, underway

    Web title: Three-masted ship, possibly SOOLOO, underway with sails set

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