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94/23/1-8/5 Drawing, pen, 'Maria', Lawrence Hargrave, n.d.. Click to enlarge.

'Maria' drawing by Lawrence Hargrave

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Drawing, pen, 'Maria', Lawrence Hargrave, n.d.

In 1871 Hargrave became one of the Committee of Management of J.D. Lang's New Guinea Prospecting Association and in 1872 joined the Association's gold prospecting expedition in the brig Maria. Hargrave was amongst the survivors when the ship struck Bramble Reef near Hinchinbrook Island and sank with many lives lost.

Summary

Object No.

94/23/1-8/5

Object Statement

Drawing, pen, 'Maria', Lawrence Hargrave, n.d.

Physical Description

Drawing, pen, 'Maria', Lawrence Hargrave, n.d.

In 1871 Hargrave became one of the Committee of Management of J.D. Lang's New Guinea Prospecting Association and in 1872 joined the Association's gold prospecting expedition in the brig Maria. Hargrave was amongst the survivors when the ship struck Bramble Reef near Hinchinbrook Island and sank with many lives lost.

Dimensions

Height

202 mm

Width

220 mm

Production

Cite this Object

Harvard

'Maria' drawing by Lawrence Hargrave 2020, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 17 October 2021, <https://ma.as/140854>

Wikipedia

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