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Photograph - Sailing Ships, Victoria Dock, Port Melbourne, Victoria, circa 1905 Image Reg. No: MM 114802

Black and white image depicting sailing ships and steam ships at Victoria Dock, circa 1905. It is one of a collection of forty black and white photographs reproduced from glass negatives, lantern slides and photographs. Images show early architecture and buildings in Melbourne and Sydney and Victorian bushland scenes, dating from 1856-1920s.
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
View of sailing ships and steam ships at Victoria Dock, Port Melbourne.
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 157 mm (Height), 210 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: sailing vessels, buildings, water transport, rivers, urban landscapes, sailing boats, ports, shipping docks, w h cooper
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Metropolitan - Melbourne
Tertiary Classification: riverscapes
Inscriptions: Hand written in grey pencil on back of photograph: '43199 / 79 / 994 Australia / precise location & photographer unknown. 1546'

Printed in blue ink on back of photograph: 'This photograph must be acknowledged / to the / ALEXANDER TURNBULL LIBRARY, / WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND. / Reference No.'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1905
Date Printed: 1980s
Issued By: Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand

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