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Digital Photograph - Ship at No.8 Berth, Victoria Dock, West Melbourne, Victoria, 1935 Image Reg. No: MM 110299

Roy Leibig, the photographer, often wandered around the wharves taking photographs. His daughter remembers that he always had his camera around his neck. One of his cameras was a Leica.
Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original sepia-toned print.
Description Of Content:
View of south breths at Victoria Dock (now Docklands), goods transit sheds and passenger/cargo ship, with Spencer Street Power Station chimneys, Supreme Court, Mail Exchange Building and Melbourne skyline in background.
Acquisition Information:
Copied, 2006
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 11 cm (Height), 19 cm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: ships, ports, cityscapes, docks
Themes this item is part of: Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Ports & Harbours
Tertiary Classification: wharves
Original Caption: Panorama. Looking SE from No. 8 Berth MELB -
Format: Digital Still Image: Sepia; Tiff
Place & Date Depicted: West Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1935

Date Depicted from contributor's estimate.
Photographer: Mr Roy Leibig

The photographer was the contributor's father.

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