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Vessel at anchor in Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour

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[145]

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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. The developing Sydney cityscape is also documented in this visual record.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: A three masted topsail schooner at anchor

    Web title: Vessel at anchor in Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour

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