Photograph [Men outside their accommodation at a mine]; [?]; [?]; CT04.4112.5

Name/Title

Photograph [Men outside their accommodation at a mine]

About this object

Photograph; men outside their accommodation beside a mine railway track. This is probably a day off. One man is being shaved and one holds a large bottle. A touch of humour shows in the sign that has been written on the door of the hut.

The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.

Place Made

[?]

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

Photograph

Date Made

[?]

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on the front of the photograph on the roof of the hut, 'MINERS HOME'.

Stamped on the back, 'POST CARD/THE ADDRESS ONY TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE/HALF-PENNY/ STAMP/FOR INLAND./ONE PENNY/FOREIGN'.

Written, 'From Nauman's'.

Subject and Association Keywords

history of Oceania, New Zealand, local history and description

Subject and Association Keywords

mining engineering. metallurgy, mineral deposits. metallic ore deposits. prospecting

Credit Line

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

Object Type

photograph

Object number

CT04.4112.5

Copyright Licence  

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