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Glass Negative - Sailors on HMS Royal Arthur, Port Melbourne, Victoria, Nov 1898 Reg. No: MM 030188
- Sailors aboard HMS Royal Arthur,at anchor during its visit to Port Melbourne, 3 November 1898.
Photograph by Thomas Beckett. Part of a collection of glass plate negatives taken by Dr Thomas George Beckett, doctor, pioneering radiologist and amateur photographer between 1891 and 1910. The collection is primarily of Beckett's family, friends, homes, and towns and suburbs where Beckett and his family lived, including Charlton in central Victoria and Northcote & South Yarra, suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria.
- Description Of Content:
- Sailors shown relaxing on the deck of HMS Royal Arthur.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Joan Hadden
|Tagged with:||british military, sailors, smoking, uniforms|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett Collection, Dr Thomas George Beckett (1859-1937)|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Steam Power|
|Tertiary Classification:||naval vessels - british|
|Original Caption:||SAILORS ON ROYAL ARTHUR.|
|Format:||Glass Negative: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 03 Nov 1898|
|Photographer:||Dr Thomas Beckett, Northcote, Victoria, Australia, 03 Nov 1898|