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The ship Rotomahana, between 1879-1925

Reference Number: 1/1-003408-G

The ship Rotomahana in Port Chalmers harbour. Photograph taken by David Alexander De Maus.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Ship portraits and Dry plate photonegatives, related to Rotomahana (Ship. 1879-1928) and Steamships.

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

Historical Notes: Built by W Denny & Bros in 1879 for the Union Steam Ship Co of New Zealand. Known as the "Greyhound" of the Pacific. Sold to shipbreakers in 1926. See Ships with New Zealand Associations (Vol 7, p37)

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 Pictorial Reference Service387. Rotomahana(PFP-002559)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: "Rotomahana"; Marginal notes on negative - top left: 234-241

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