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A boxer and his trainer

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This photograph is a third boxing-related image from the Wong Ah Sat archive. It shows two unidentified men, a boxer and his trainer. The placement… More


Boxing clowns

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Continuing with the boxing theme, this photograph, from the Jandaschewsky collection, shows Guillaume Jandaschewsky and Orlando ‘Averino’, part of the Do-Re-Mi trio, performing their boxing… More


Boxing in the bush, round 2

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This photograph of two men boxing is from the Wong Ah Sat archive. The men may have been friends or neighbours of Amelia Eve Wong… More


Boxing in the bush

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This photograph of two men boxing is from the Wong Ah Sat archive. The men may have been friends or neighbours of Amelia Eve Wong… More


The U.S.S Vermont in Sydney Harbour 1908

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This photograph is of the U.S.S. Vermont which became a part of the American naval fleet in 1907. After a ‘shake-down’ voyage she joined a… More


A punch that would fell an ox

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This photograph was produced by the Charles Kerry studio between 1909 and 1914, when Bill Lang was the heavyweight boxing champion of Australia. In this… More