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Photograph [N.P. McGregor, All Black]; Crown Studios (Wellington); 1928; MT2011.18...

Photograph [N.P. McGregor, All Black]; Crown Studios (Wellington); 1928; MT2011.185.473
Name/Title
Photograph [N.P. McGregor, All Black]
About this object
A black and white portrait taken in 1928, of Neil Perriam McGregor a Mataura raised All Black. "Bruiser" McGregor was a rugby five eight who débuted for the All Blacks in 1924 as a member of the Invincibles 1924-25 tour of the United Kingdom, Ireland, France and Canada. McGregor's mother was the proprietress of the Mataura Bridge Hotel from 1908 to 1920.
Maker Role
Photographer
Format
photograph, black and white
Date Made
1928
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
Inscription and Marks
On photograph, bottom left-hand corner, logo of shield with silver fern: 'The / ALL BLACKS / 1928 / N. P. McGREGOR'

On reverse of mount:
stamped, photographers mark - 'copyright by / Crown Studios / CUBA ST / Wellington'
printed, sponsor's mark - 'With the / compliments / of the / Proprietors of / Varsity / Cigarettes'

Technique
printed
Measurements
h 260mm x w 210mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords
clothing/fashion/costume/dress
genealogy/personal and family names
people
sport/recreation/leisure
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
photograph
Object number
MT2011.185.473
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