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Glass Negative - Argyle Street Pier, Sullivan's Cove, Hobart, Tasmania, circa 1900 Image Reg. No: MM 046996

Black and white silver gelatin glass negative, half plate, landscape format
Description Of Content:
Argyle Street Pier, Sullivan's Cove, Hobart, showing shipping in the port and wharves with cargo piled high on the piers in front of large cargo sheds.In the background is a church and factory and the skyline of Hobart with Mount Wellington beyond.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: jetties, ships
Themes this item is part of: A.J. Campbell Collection, Transport Collection, Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929)
Primary Classification: WATER TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Ports & Harbours
Tertiary Classification: piers
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, circa 1900
Photographer: Archibald Campbell, circa 1900s
Place Depicted: Mount Wellington, Tasmania, Australia


scott robinson Posted on 05 May 2013 7:15 PM
hi yes i can verify it is hobart & mt wellington in the back ground i am now 60 yrs and lived in hobart most of my life. I also have been going through my old family photos now as selling the old family home after 60yrs too.

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