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Negative - Bairnsdale, Victoria, 1890 Image Reg. No: MM 004538

Description Of Content:
Loading fish baskets at the pier. There is a steamer in the background and horse-drawn wagons in the foreground.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Marie Tanner, 1987
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: baskets, boats, commercial fishing, fishermen, horsedrawn vehicles, jetties
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Drawn Vehicles
Tertiary Classification: delivery wagons
Inscriptions: Printed in black ink on white piece of paper attached to the lower left corner: "J. S. J. C. D. / Loading Fish Baskets / Bairnsdale Wharf / 1890"
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Bairnsdale, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia, 1890


Andrew Kidd Posted on 05 May 2014 2:25 PM
The steamship in the background is the "JCD" operated by J.C. Dahlsen around the Gippsland Lakes area

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