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Illustrated New Zealand herald :Landing the New Zealand telegraph cable at Botany Bay, N. S. W. [1876]

Reference Number: PUBL-0047-1876-103

Looking down a slope to the shore and the harbour. The cable can be seen being pulled on shore by a line of men from a line of small boats spaced out behind a steamship. In the foreground people are watching, there are three tents and two huts, and two tall gum trees frame the view. A further steamship stands off shore

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Wood engravings, related to Illustrated New Zealand Herald (Newspaper. 1868-1883), Botany Bay, Dwellings - Australia - New South Wales, Cables, Submarine, Shipping - Australia - New South Wales and Eucalyptus.

Part of:
Illustrated New Zealand herald, 1868-1883. Dunedin., Reference Number PUBL-0047 (9 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Wood engraving, 170 x 230 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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