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Portside view of 22-footer yacht VARUNA sailing past Darling Point, Sydney Harbour

Date: c 1890
Dimensions:
Overall: 164 x 251 mm, 1 mm, 0.15 kg
Medium: Emulsion on glass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Transfer from the Mitchell Library
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Glass plate negative
Object No: 00013837
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 many of Sydney Harbour's vessels, such as VARUNA, are also included in this visual record.
    HistoryVARUNA was designed by Walter Reeks.
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    Web title: Portside view of 22-footer yacht VARUNA sailing past Darling Point, Sydney Harbour

    Primary title: "VARUNA"

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