Photograph: Tattooed crew member [A. Rogerson] on PAMIR (1905), Hauraki Gulf, 1948

Hawkins, Clifford William (b.1914, d.2007)
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Black and white photograph of Alan Rogerson on board PAMIR (1905) with a fully rigged sailing ship tattooed on his chest. 1948.

Sailoris possibly seaman: A. Rogerson of Nelson, New Zealand, identified by Cliff Hawkins in his publication: "Argosy of sail, a photographic history", 1980, Collins Publishers. The photograph is reproduced and captioned, "Seaman Rogerson of the barque Pamir (Hauraki Gulf 1948) on page 178.

Additionally, identification of the particular voyage undertaken and crew members listed for each in the Appendix to the publication: "PAMIR, The Story of a sailing ship", by Sydney D. Waters, A. H. & A. W. Reed, Wellington, New Zealand, 1949. Page 48: Voyage 10. Wellington - London- Antwerp, October 1947 - October 1948. A. Rogerson, O.S., Nelson.
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Cliff Hawkins
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Hawkins, Clifford William (b.1914, d.2007): Photographer
Black and White Print: 0 - Whole
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2D objects (HxW): H 223 W 167mm: 0 - Whole
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Aotearoa New Zealand
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