Cruise of the Yacht St George, 1880s-92
Scope and Contents
A collection of loose modern prints measuring approximately 245 x 180 mm. This prints were copied from an album containing 53 prints compiled during the voyage. Included with the prints are xeroxes of the original explanatory captions. The R.Y.S. 'St George' was owned by Ernest James Wythes (1868-1949); the compiler and/or photographer has not been identified.
Conditions Governing Access
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Biographical / Historical
1 file(s) (7 images in 1 file)
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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The original album was lent to the Royal Commonwealth Society for copying by Mr and Mrs A.C.B. Unwin in 1979.
Existence and Location of Copies
This collection is available on microfiche: General Collections, fiche number 15.
This collection level description was entered by KS using information from the original typescript catalogue.
DateText: Modern copies of photographs taken in 1880s-1892.
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