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fishing boats in Macao, China
December 15, 2012

Fishing Boats, Macao

This Month in Photo of the Day: Vintage National Geographic Photographs

Hanging from boats in a Macao harbor, fishing nets dry in the early morning sunlight around 1931, the year photographer W. Robert Moore began his career at National Geographic. He eventually served as chief of the magazine’s foreign editorial staff.

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Photograph by W. Robert Moore, National Geographic
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