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Departure of the Terra Nova from Port Chalmers, 29 November 1910., 29 November 1910

Reference Number: 1/1-002445-G

The Terra Nova leaving Port Chalmers on her voyage to the South Pole with the British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition (1910-1913). She is steaming away from the wharf with a tugboat alongside, yachts in the harbour, and crowds of people standing on the pier. Photograph taken by David Alexander De Maus.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ship portraits, related to British Antarctic Expedition (1910-1913), Terra Nova (Ship), Port Chalmers, Steamships, Sailing ships - New Zealand - Otago Region, Yachts - New Zealand - Otago Region and Tugboats - New Zealand - Otago Region.

Part of:
De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00198 (301 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "De Maus Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures387. Terra Nova(PFP-022681)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: "Terra Nova" off to the South Pole. Nov 29. 1910. Port Chalmers.; Marginal notes on negative - top right: 613

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