Aerial Photograph [Owaka and Catlins Lake c1960]; Whites Aviation; c1960; CT77.3...

Name/Title

Aerial Photograph [Owaka and Catlins Lake c1960]

About this object

Photograph; an aerial, colour photograph depicting the town of Owaka with the Catlins Lake in the background. The image appears to have been hand-coloured. Taken by Whites Aviation, circa 1960.
An attached, handwritten diagram points out various landmarks such as the White Stores, the new school and community centre, the railway station and dairy factory.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Owaka

Maker

Whites Aviation

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

c1960

Inscription and Marks

Signed in white paint in the lower, proper left corner: 'Whites'; A printed sticker attached to the reverse reads: 'ABERNETHY'S Ltd / PICTURE & / ART DEALER / CORNER GEORGE ST. / & MORAY PLACE / DUNEDIN'

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 564mm x l 815mm x w 22mm
Large

Format

Photograph

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, photography

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper; organic, vegetal, wood; processed material, paper, cardboard.

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object number

CT77.310

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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