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Former HMVS NELSON moored off Pyrmont, Sydney Harbour

Date: c 1900
Medium: Emulsion on glass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Bruce Stannard
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Glass plate negative
Object No: 00002271
Place Manufactured:Sydney Harbour

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    Former HMVS NELSON moored off Pyrmont, Sydney Harbour. By William Hall.
    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 iconic vessels are also included in this visual record.
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    Web title: Former HMVS NELSON moored off Pyrmont, Sydney Harbour

    Assigned title: Former HMS / HMVS NELSON off Pyrmont

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