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- A Place & Date Depicted Port Melbourne, Australia
Digital Photograph - View of Japan's 'Rising Sun' Flag on Warship 'Asama' at Princes Pier, Port Melbourne, 1924 Reg. No: MM 111122
- Description Of Content:
- Japanese Imperial 'Rising Sun' flag on war-ship 'Asama' berthed at pier.
This photograph shows the Imperial flag on the Japanese warship 'Asama', probably berthed at Princes Pier, Port Melbourne, February 1924. The photograph was taken by Ronald Cheers, who along with thousands of others visited these naval ships during their stay in Port Melbourne.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Dr Christina Cheers, 2006
- Contributed by Dr Christina Cheers
|Themes this item is part of:||Transport Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Steam Power|
|Tertiary Classification:||naval vessels - japanese|
|Original Caption:||Jap flag on Jap warship Asama.|
|Inscriptions:||Jap. Flag on Jap warship Asama. /2/24. F4.M|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Feb 1924
Source of Date Depicted: Written record kept by photographer.
|Photographer:||Mr Ronald Cheers|