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Graeme K Andrews
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Description:
Graeme Andrews has a long history of documenting water craft by taking photographs and later writing articles on related subjects.
He has both taken and collected extensive photographs of a variety of ships and boats around Australia.
He was born in Sydney and the bulk of his amassed collection relates to Sydney Harbour, however he photographs water craft around Australia.
Mr Andrews worked in the Royal Australian Navy from 1955 to 1968 and the reserve from 1968 to 1980. He left the RAN as a Petty Officer. He also worked full-time as a journalist-photographer, and later as master of Manly and Sydney ferries, tugs and harbour craft. He has published a number of books of a maritime nature and has a Masters degree in Modern History from Macquarie University
Mr Andrews has donated many photographs to instiutions around Australia.
Information Sources:
City of Sydney Archives, media release, 5 January 2014;;Information supplied by Graeme Andrews
Functions Performed:
Archival collections
Series Created By Agency:
NS5942 Transparencies of Ferries and Boats01 Jan 197431 Dec 1991

NS5963 Articles Written by Graeme Andrews01 Aug 197431 Mar 1976

NS5943 Photographs of King Island01 Sep 201131 Dec 2011