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Material relating to the Dibbs family

Date: 1880s - 1910s
Medium: Paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Elizabeth Cadden
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Archive series
Object No: ANMS0552

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    Description
    This archive series numbered [001] - [004] includes two scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings; an album containing photographs of Thomas Dibbs' yachts, the historic steamer ENA and his family; and nine other photographs of regatta scenes, rowing boats and sailing ships.
    SignificanceThe memorabilia in this collection detail three generations of the Dibbs family connection with boating on Sydney Harbour. The Dibbs family enjoyed significant fame as yachting journalists in Sydney for three generations before World War I and were also one time owners of the historic steam yacht ENA.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: SCRAPBOOKS, PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM AND ONE LOOSE LEAF PAGE DETAILING THREE GENERATIONS OF THE DIBBS FAMILY'S CONNECTION WITH BOATING ON SYDNEY HARBOUR

    Web title: Material relating to the Dibbs family

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