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HMAT ORITA and Table Mountain

Date: 1919
Overall: 86 x 136 mm
Medium: Silver gelatin print on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Posters and postcards
Object Name: Postcard
Object No: 00028955
Place Manufactured:Cape Town

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    Dated 13 July 1919, this black and white photographic postcard depicts the Pacific Steam Navigation Company ship ORITA at Capetown in South Africa. Table Mountain makes a spectacular backdrop as ORITA is seen from starboard side. The ship was a troopship (HMAT ORITA) in World War I.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: HMAT ORITA

    Web title: HMAT ORITA and Table Mountain

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