Photograph ["Albion House", Mrs Ottaway's Boarding House, Kaka Point]; Randall, ...

Name/Title

Photograph ["Albion House", Mrs Ottaway's Boarding House, Kaka Point]

About this object

Photograph; "Albion House", Mrs Ottaway's Boarding House, Kaka Point.

This photograph taken by George Randall has information about Mrs Ottaway's Nugget Bay Boarding House giving contact details, how to get there, and lists the local attractions.

'Rail to Romahapa...Trap meets visitors. Some attractions... shooting, fishing, boating, bathing, botanising, etc'.

It was at this boarding house that the wedding took place in 1909 between Percival Redwood (real name Amy Bock) and the Ottaway's daughter Agnes.

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, Kaka Point

Maker

Randall, George T

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

c1900

Inscription and Marks

Written on the front in white ink, '"ALBION HOUSE"/MRS OTTAWAY'S NUGGET BAY BOARDING HOUSE./VIEW SHOWING NUGGET POINT LIGHTHOUSE IN DISTANCE/P.O. KAKA POINT/PHONE...NUGGETS/RAIL TO ROMAHAPA...TRAP MEETS VISITORS/SOME ATTRACTIONS......SHOOTING,,FISHING,,BOATING,,BATHING,,BOTANISING,,ETC,,ETC./PHOTO. BY GEO. T. RANDALL.'

Written on back, 'Kaka Point'. 'E L Randall'.

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

history of Oceania, New Zealand, local history and description

Named Collection

George T Randall Collection

Credit Line

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

Object number

CT79.1290d

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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