Photograph [SS Kakanui]; [?]; 1887; CT79.1084b

Name/Title

Photograph [SS Kakanui]

About this object

Photograph; a black and white photograph of the steamer, SS Kakanui moored at the Landing in 1887. The group on the wharf includes Captain Best, of the Kakanui and Adam Paterson, the wharf clerk.

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, The Landing

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

Photograph

Date Made

1887

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten caption: 'The SS Kakanui, 83 tons 22HP. R Sparrow. Dunedin Builders at Owaka Jetty / Shed 1887. Captain Best, Mr A Paterson, clerk of shed and others at door. / ...'
Handwritten history on reverse.

Subject and Association Keywords

transportation and communications, shipping

Credit Line

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

Object Type

photograph

Object number

CT79.1084b

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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