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Press release photographs of skiffs racing

Date: c 1937 - 1949
Medium: Silver gelatin print
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from John Cowie
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Archive series
Object No: ANMS0271

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    Description
    This archive series numbered [001] - [035] consists of black and white press release photographs collected by the Cowie family of skiff sailors from Balmain, Sydney. The photographs were taken from the REFEREE and show various skiffs competing on the Brisbane River and Sydney Harbour.

    The photographs depict the vessels ADVANCE, SYDNEY, SCHEMER, ALL BRITISH, AUSTRALIA II, JEAN II, DEE WHY, ST GEORGE, NOVICE, BETTY, THETIS, THUNDERBOLT, PASTIME, LIGHTNING, COLONIAL, AVALON, GLORIA, MASCOT, NORM, DOVE, JEANETTE, SAN FOY, KISMET, SHAMROCK, MIZPAH, CORNSTALK, JEAN, ARIES, INVICTA, MARJORIE, WARATAH, BRITANNIA, and the New Zealand skiff ROCK-EM.

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