Photograph [Portable threshing mill]; [?]; early 20th century?; CT91.1005a


Photograph [Portable threshing mill]

About this object

Photograph; a black and white photograph of Sandy Chalmers portable threshing mill on Jim Scott's farm. The mill is pictured in the centre, surrounded by four large stacks of unprocessed crops. Those present have been identified as: Charlie Andrews, Sandy Chalmers, Jim Scott, Tom Morris, George Roger, Jim Mitchell, and Charlie Lees.

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

Place Made

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



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Date Made

early 20th century?

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on reverse: 'Threshing mill owned by Sandy Chalmers / in Jim Scotts farm now owned by Colin McNabb...'



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Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture, plant culture, field crops

Credit Line

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

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