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Pearl Divers

Examining pearl shells 1920s 007746d
Examining pearl shells 1920s

Broome Historical Society holds several series of records relating to pearl divers and lugger owners, such as employment records 1890s-1950s, records of imported pearling crews 1910-1975 and Registers of pearling divers and crews 1912-1940s.

Also see heading Pearl Divers & Pearlers in Government Archival Records.