This photo was stored in an envelope with 'RONA' written on it. The vessel RONA /POLLY WOODSIDE is now a museum ship, based in Victoria. For more information on the vessel's history, please see its entry on the Australian Maritime Museum's Australian Register of Historic Vessels.
The image is part of the Australian National Maritime Museum’s William Hall collection. The Hall collection combines photographs from both William J Hall and his father William Frederick Hall. The collection mainly consists of maritime images taken around Sydney Harbour, but also includes portraits and livestock photography.
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Object number: ANMS1092
ANMM Collection Gift from Mr and Mrs Glassford
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