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Index card: BEAUTIFUL STAR (1862).; Bill Laxon

Index card: BEAUTIFUL STAR (1862).; Bill Laxon
Index card: BEAUTIFUL STAR (1862).; Bill LaxonIndex card: BEAUTIFUL STAR (1862).; Bill Laxon
Name/Title
Index card: BEAUTIFUL STAR (1862).
About this object
From the Bill Laxon Collection, a collection of around 250,000 index cards focussed mainly on 20th century shipping. Each ship's card gives details such as build date, any alternative names and references to the ship found in serials and books. Each card has a photograph which Bill Laxon collected from a variety of sources. The collection took volunteers nine years to alphabetise.
Medium and Materials
Cardboard/Paper, 0 - Whole
Black and White Print/Photographic Print/Photographic, Audio and Visual

Measurements
Height (mm): 100mm (5/16ft)
Width: 165mm (9/16ft)

Subject and Association Keywords
SHIPPING - 19TH CENTURY/[Shipping]
BEAUTIFUL STAR (1862)/Union Steam Ship Company/Shipping Lines/[Shipping]
Collection
Bill Laxon Collection
Credit Line
Bill Laxon Collection, New Zealand Maritime Museum.
Image: Ship Beautiful Star. Ref: 1/2-012240-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22782426

Object Type
Archive

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