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Australian Army soldiers marching along Macquarie Street, Sydney, 1914-1918 | by Australian National Maritime Museum on The Commons
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Australian Army soldiers marching along Macquarie Street, Sydney, 1914-1918

Australian soldiers are depicted marching through Macquarie Street amongst crowds of people. Sydney Hospital is visible in the background. It is probable that they are marching for eventual embarkation in Sydney Harbour.

 

This photo is part of the Australian National Maritime Museum’s Samuel J. Hood Studio collection. Sam Hood (1872-1953) was a Sydney photographer with a passion for ships. His 60-year career spanned the romantic age of sail and two world wars. The photos in the collection were taken mainly in Sydney and Newcastle during the first half of the 20th century.

 

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Photographer: Samuel J. Hood Studio Collection

 

Object no. 00024583

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