Photograph: Vessel discharging small packages at wharf; Foss Tackaberry; 2015.69...

Name/Title

Photograph: Vessel discharging small packages at wharf

About this object

Small packages being unloaded from a ship on wooden trays. A tray of barrels is hanging from a crane in the foreground. A rope net hangs from the side of the ship onto the wharf.

Place Made

Auckland

Maker

Foss Tackaberry

Inscription and Marks

Photograph captioned in white ink on the album page: "Discharging small packages of merchandise on wooden trays in order to avoid damage by crushing as when slung with rope.", Handwriting

Measurements

HxW (2D objects YxX): H 76 W 127mm (H 3 W 5in)

Object Type

Photography

Subject and Association Keywords

SHIPPING - 2OTH CENTURY/[Shipping]

Subject and Association Keywords

[Ports & Harbours]

Subject and Association Keywords

Auckland Harbour Board/[Ports & Harbours]

Subject and Association Keywords

Shipping Lines/[Shipping]

Medium and Materials

Black and White Print/Photographic Print/Photographic, Audio and Visual, 0 - Whole

Credit Line

Gift of Neil Slater, 2012

Object number

2015.69.97

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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