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Photograph [Mataura Football Club, 2nd XV, 1927]; Mora Studio, The (Gore); 1927; M...

Photograph [Mataura Football Club, 2nd XV, 1927]; Mora Studio, The (Gore); 1927; MT2011.185.475
Name/Title
Photograph [Mataura Football Club, 2nd XV, 1927]
About this object
A black and white portrait of the Mataura Rugby
Football Club's 2nd XV, 1927. They were winners of the Second-Grade Banner. They played 10 matches, and won 8 and drew 2; points - 212 for, 38 against.

Identified (left to right):
back row -
Leitch, W.W. (coach)
Smyth, C.
Spooner, J.
Dixon, H.
McLennan, J.
Irwin, J.
McQuillan, A.
Aitken, J.
Henry, C.C. (president)
middle row -
Henry, V.
Anderson, H.
Calder, E.
Amos, R. (captain)
Alexander, P.
Smyth, W.
Birch, F.
front row -
Sharpe, R.
Clements, A.
Leitch, Jack (mascot)
McConnell, C.L.
Quilter, M.

Maker Role
Photographer
Format
photograph, black and white
Date Made
1927
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
Inscription and Marks
On mount, under photograph, bottom right, photographers mark: 'The Mora Studio / GORE'
Printed on mount under photo, team details (see description).

Handwritten on reverse of mount: 'Donated / M. Calder nee Mitchell'

Technique
printed
Measurements
h 275mm x w 348mm
medium

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
MT2011.185.475
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