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Quarry, Brisbane

Date: 1900-1920
Dimensions:
Overall: 150 x 200 mm
Medium: Silver gelatin print
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Robert D McKilliam
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Photograph
Object No: ANMS0227[059]

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    Description
    Black and white photograph of an unidentified quarry in Brisbane, Queensland.
    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: Quarry, Brisbane

    Assigned title: View of quarry at centre is a large excavated area with two railway tracks, to the left, rocky cliff with many rocks

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