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Visit of the American Fleet to Sydney, August 1908 / photographs by the New South Wales Government Printing Office

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PXD 540

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1wN2aw2n

Visit of the American Fleet to Sydney, August 1908 / photographs by the New South Wales Government Printing Office

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Visit of the American Fleet to Sydney, August 1908 / photographs by the New South Wales Government Printing Office

Full title

Visit of the American Fleet to Sydney, August 1908 / photographs by the New South Wales Government Printing Office

Date

20 August 1908-27 August 1908

Call Numbers

PXD 540

Record Identifier

1wN2aw2n
Physical Description

Contents

273 photographic prints mounted on boards in 6 albums, 21 panoramic photographs, hinged into 1 album and folded - 27.8 x 35.5 cm. (vols. 1-6); 15.5-35.5 x 50-132 cm. (vol. 7)

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Created before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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Subjects

Subjects and topics

Farm Cove (N.S.W.) Martin Place (Sydney, N.S.W.) Centennial Park (Sydney, N.S.W.) Sydney Showground (N.S.W.) Sydney Heads (N.S.W.) Chief Secretary's Building (Macquarie and Bridge Streets, Sydney, N.S.W.) Captain Cook Statue (Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W.) College Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Supreme Court (Macquarie Street, Queens Square & Phillip Street, Sydney, N.S.W.) Central Railway Station (Sydney, N.S.W.) George Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Queen Victoria Building (Sydney, N.S.W.) Pitt Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Royal Exchange of Sydney (21 Bridge Street, Sydney, N.S.W.) Bathurst Street (Sydney, N.S.W.) Customs House (Alfred Street, Sydney, N.S.W.) Sydney Harbour Trust Lands Department Building (Sydney, N.S.W.) Government Printing Office (Bent & Phillip Streets, Sydney, N.S.W.) General Post Office (Sydney, N.S.W.) Circular Quay (Sydney, N.S.W.) Mint (Sydney, N.S.W.) Parliament House (Sydney, N.S.W.) Australian Club (Sydney, N.S.W.) Governor Bourke Statue (Shakespeare Place, Sydney, N.S.W.) Public Library of New South Wales Queens Square (Sydney, N.S.W.) Premier's Office Queen Victoria Statue (Queens Square, Sydney, N.S.W.) Prince Albert Statue (Queens Square, Sydney, N.S.W.) Tarpeian Way (Sydney, N.S.W.) Man-O'-War Steps (Sydney, N.S.W.) Royal Botanic Gardens (Sydney, N.S.W.) Sydney Cricket Ground (Sydney, N.S.W.) military parades decorations (festive) battleships sailors crowds steam launches paddle steamers admirals uniforms pontoons horsedrawn carriages jetties & wharves flags pavilions tug of war woodchop trams illuminations night ferries aerial views schoolchildren maypoles Photograph albums--New South Wales United States. Navy--Cruise, 1907-1909 Adult Females Adult Males Great White Fleet (1908) Connecticut (US warship) Rawson, Harry Holdsworth, Sir, 1843-1910 Minnesota (US warship) Kansas (US warship) Powerful (warship)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

VOLUME 1
1-3. Arrival of the Fleet [entering Sydney Heads]
4-10. Arrival of the Fleet [in Sydney Harbour]
11-14 The Fleet at anchor
15. View from Bradley's Head
16-17. Portion of the Fleet from Athol Gardens
18. Portion of the Fleet from Athol Bight
19. A glimpse [of the Fleet] on Sydney Harbour
20-21. The harbour after the...

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Full title

Visit of the American Fleet to Sydney, August 1908 / photographs by the New South Wales Government Printing Office

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Prints show a pink tinge in the highlights characteristic of original Nikko bromide printing paper -- Mitchell Library Curator of Photographs, July 2008

Binding gilt stamped inside rear cover 'Jan. 1921' -- vol. 7

Signature / Inscriptions

Ex libris with printed text 'presented to the Mitchell Library, Sydney by', inscribed : The photos were [presented to the Mitchell Library, Sydney by] Mr W. A. Gullick, Government Printer -- inside cover, vol. 6

Alphanumeric designations

Transferred from Mitchell Library Printed Books F 981.1/N, July 2008
f.1 of vols. 1-6 numbered 73359-73362 respectively

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Mr W. A. Gullick, Government Printer

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PXD 540

Record Identifier

1wN2aw2n

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825594

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