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Vessels at Circular Quay, 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[256]
Place Manufactured:Circular Quay

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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 cityscape of Sydney is also captured in this visual record.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Negative of vessels at Circular Quay

    Web title: Vessels at Circular Quay, Sydney Harbour

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