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Photograph [Bridge Square, Mataura]; unknown photographer; 1912-1930; MT2011.185.1...

Photograph [Bridge Square, Mataura]; unknown photographer; 1912-1930; MT2011.185.126
Name/Title
Photograph [Bridge Square, Mataura]
About this object
Undated black and white photograph of Bridge Square, Mataura (intersection of Bridge and Kana Streets). Five people are standing along Kana Street.
The wooden building in the foreground was Mataura's first (dedicated) Post Office from 1872 to 1877 which was later used as a dwelling.
The brick building on the corner is John MacGibbon and Sons Limited, General Merchants (built c.1900).
The third and largest building is the Bridge Hotel (built 1872).


Maker Role
Photographer
Format
photograph, black and white
Date Made
1912-1930
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
Technique
printed
Measurements
Photograph: h 90mm x 140mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords
mataura town
business/commerce
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
photograph
Object number
MT2011.185.126
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