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Photograph [Mataura Boxing Club, 1946]; Kelly (Gore); 1946; MT2011.185.309

Photograph [Mataura Boxing Club, 1946]; Kelly (Gore); 1946; MT2011.185.309
Name/Title
Photograph [Mataura Boxing Club, 1946]
About this object
A black and white team portrait of the Mataura Boxing Club, 1946. The boxing school was so popular that it attracted members from further afield, even coming from Invercargill to train regularly. More about the club and specific successful members can be found in the book 'Mataura: City of the Falls' (pgs. 351-55).

Team members (left to right):
back -
Bolger, L. (professional)
Haggit, I.
Kirk, P.
Ball, C.
Hastie, L.
Henderson, K.
Monagan, G. (trainer)
middle -
Hayles, B.
Thomson, T.
Patterson, G.
Ball, E.
Lloyd, B.
front -
McLeod, B.
Gregory, R.
Scott, L.
Lloyd, A.
McLeod, D.

Maker Role
Photographer
Format
photograph, black and white
Date Made
1946
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
Inscription and Marks
Embossed in bottom right-hand corner of photograph: 'KELLY / GORE'

Printed on the mounting:
above photograph - 'MATAURA BOXING CLUB - 1946'
below photograph, the list of members (see description).

Technique
printed
Measurements
h 243mm x w 295mm
medium

Subject and Association Keywords
clothing/fashion/costume/dress
clubs/societies
people
sport/recreation/leisure
genealogy/personal and family names
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
photograph
Object number
MT2011.185.309
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