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Yacht VANESSA under sail on Sydney Harbour

Date: c 1945
Medium: Emulsion on acetate film
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Transfer from the Mitchell Library
Object Name: Negative
Object No: 00013531
Place Manufactured:Sydney
Related Place:Sydney Harbour,

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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.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: UNTITLED (18-foot skiff "VANESSA")

    Web title: Yacht VANESSA under sail on Sydney Harbour

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