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THELMA under sail on Sydney Harbour

Date: 1890 - 1909
Overall: 164 x 215 mm, 1 mm, 0.15 kg
Medium: Emulsion on glass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Transfer from the Mitchell Library
Object Name: Glass plate negative
Object No: 00013816
Place Manufactured:Sydney

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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.
    HistoryYacht THELMA, built 1889, damaged 1909, broken up 1913.
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    Primary title: THELMA

    Web title: THELMA under sail on Sydney Harbour

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