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Henry Hugh Maiden, pictorial and textual material, ca. 1890-1951 / compiled by Henry Hugh Maiden

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Henry Hugh Maiden, pictorial and textual material, ca. 1890-1951 / compiled by Henry Hugh Maiden

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PXA 1603

Record identifier

94Rxwlw1

Henry Hugh Maiden, pictorial and textual material, ca. 1890-1951 / compiled by Henry Hugh Maiden

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Henry Hugh Maiden, pictorial and textual material, ca. 1890-1951 / compiled by Henry Hugh Maiden

Full title

Henry Hugh Maiden, pictorial and textual material, ca. 1890-1951 / compiled by Henry Hugh Maiden

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Date

ca. 1890-1951

Call Numbers

PXA 1603

Record Identifier

94Rxwlw1
Physical Description

Contents

1 album (approx. 100 photographs) - 24 x 31 cm. - black & white

1 folder of textual material - manuscript

Other Descriptions

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Fonds

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Out of copyright : Created before 1955

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

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Album containing photographs, images, correspondence, and newspaper clippings from ca. 1890 to 1951 of ships and salvage crew. Most have captions and descriptions of ship size, history, date and sinking. Many of the wrecks are off the New South Wales coast or Sydney Harbour.

Also contains Patent No. 8701/18 dated 17th September 1918 for "Imp...

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Henry Hugh Maiden, pictorial and textual material, ca. 1890-1951 / compiled by Henry Hugh Maiden

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NOTES

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Pic.Acc. Upgrade Project - Information transferred from Pic.Acc.4476 as part of the eRecords Project 2012-13

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Miss E.A. Maiden, January 1979

Administrative / Biographical history

Mr. Henry Hugh Maiden was a salvage worker who was employed by Waugh's Ltd. He supervised the raising of the ferry, Greycliffe, in 1927, and the ferry punt Benelon in 1923. Mr. Maiden also experimented on improving salvage equipment, and shark proof nets. The album contains photographs of his working models.

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PXA 1603

Record Identifier

94Rxwlw1

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910166

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