The <em>Yelcho</em> sighted
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RCIN 2580122

The Yelcho sighted

30 August 1916

Frank Hurley

Presented to King George V, 1917

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Hurley altered the original negative of this image to create a more dramatic scene. The relief ship Yelcho was originally photographed nearer the shore; Hurley has erased it and painted in another vessel further away on the horizon. More