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Captain Robert Clegg and family

Date: c 1915
Dimensions:
Overall: 134 x 83 mm
Medium: Silver gelatin print
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Robert D McKilliam
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Photograph
Object No: ANMS0227[002]

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    Description
    A studio portrait of Captain Robert Clegg, Mrs Clegg and their only child Douglas. Captain Clegg wears a uniform and the Union Jack hangs in the background.
    The inscription on the back of the photograph reads "Capt. Robert Clegg, Mrs Clegg & their only child Douglas who died soon after this photo was taken".
    SignificanceThis image is a part of the Captain Robert McKilliam collection. Captain McKilliam worked for the Aberdeen White Star Line for 32 years and sailed aboard such famous clipper ships as SALAMIS and THERMOPYLAE. He moved to Sydney in 1913 where he served as Assistant Wharf Master on Darling Island.
    Additional Titles

    Collection title: McKilliam family collection

    Assigned title: Captain Robert Clegg and family

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