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Digital Photograph - Men Transporting Homemade Boat, Brighton, 1945 Image Reg. No: MM 110201

Black and white photograph showing the boat that Carl Harvey built in his backyard in Brighton being moved from his house on 28 April 1945. A group of men are watching.

Carl Harvey sailed this boat in Port Phillip Bay. He had always loved boats. He was a chemist and manufactured gramophone records. Carl owned Australian Radio Productions with his brother-in-law Morris West.
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original black and white print.
Description Of Content:
Large boat being moved from a house on a truck by a number of men, with a group of men watching. A car is parked in the foreground. A flag pole is in the front yard of the house.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Mrs Judith Harvey, 2006
Contributed by Mrs Judith Harvey
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: boatbuilders, boats, flag poles, motor trucks, sailing vessels
Themes this item is part of: Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Ship Building & Repair
Tertiary Classification: home built yachts
People Depicted: Harvey, Carl; others unknown
Format: Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: Brighton, Victoria, Australia, 28 Apr 1945

Place Depicted Notes: Brighton or Elwood.
Source of Date Depicted: Family knowledge.
Photographer: Mrs Jocelyne Harvey


Maurie Turner Posted on 09 Feb 2010 2:03 PM
I would like a copy of this photo.
Discovery Centre Posted on 09 Feb 2010 2:27 PM
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