HMAS Melbourne coming into Albany, WA
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|Title||HMAS Melbourne coming into Albany, WA|
|Place made||Australia: Western Australia|
|Date made||26 October 1914|
|Medium||pencil on paper|
|Measurement||backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 7.3 x 12.2 cm|
Depicts the HMAS 'Melbourne' coming into the harbour at Albany, Western Australia. A number of smaller ships are also entering the harbour behind HMAS 'Melbourne'. Inscription to the right side of the sketch: "Left Albany with the fleet of 42 Transports on 1st November, beside the 'Melbourne'. There were the 'Sydney', 'Minataur' and a Jap destroyer."