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Photographs of a boating trip on the Murray River, Australia

Date: 1914 - 1923
Medium: Silver gelatin print
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Bill Mooney
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Archive series
Object No: ANMS0433

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    Description
    This photograph album contains 35 photographs collected by Bill Mooney between 1914 and 1923. The photographs depict images of motor boating on the Murray River between Echuca and Swan Hill using a Waterman Marine Company outboard motor imported from New York.

    The images depict river steamers, tents and camp sites, horse drawn wagons, sheep, Torrumbarry Lock, irrigation channels fishermen and boats, river turtles, school and boarding houses, an old pumping plant at Cohuna Headworks, engine hauling logs, wharf and station at Koondrook, Barham-Koondrook Bridge, Murray River tributary, a punt, meal time, and the 490 Mile Tree.
    Additional Titles

    Primary title: Photograph album : thirty-six photographs of a boating trip on the River Murray

    Web title: Photographs of a boating trip on the Murray River, Australia

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