Photograph, 'Awarua' Sea Dogs ; Unknown Photographer; 1885-1900; BL.P231
Photograph, 'Awarua' Sea DogsAbout this object
This is a photograph of the officers and crew of the original 'Awarua' Paddle Steamer Tug boat with their sea dog. The 'Awarua' was a tug, pilot ship and salvage tug in Bluff Harbour from 1885-1900. In the centre of the photograph with his arms folded is Captain Norman MacDonald, who was Chief Pilot and Harbour-Master under the Bluff Harbour Board at the time.Place Made
1885-1900Inscription and Marks
Back in pencil. "7" "P231" "LL 1800 C/CC" "'THE ORIGINAL SEA DOGS' OFFICERS AND CREW OF THE PADDLE STEAMER TUG AWARUA 1885-1900"
"5" "4/16 23X"
"Captain Norman Macdonald in centre with folded arms".
h 69 mm x w 89 mmPeriod
organic, vegetal, processed materials, paper, photographic paper
organic, vegetal, processed materials, paper, card
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