Photograph [The SS "Marama"]; [?]; Early 20th century; CT98.2084d

Name/Title

Photograph [The SS "Marama"]

About this object

Photograph; The SS "Marama", a sister ship to the SS "Manuka", was converted to a hospital ship during WW I.

George Pearce was a warder for patients on this ship.

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

Place Made

[?]

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

Early 20th century

Inscription and Marks

Written on front in white ink, 'S.S. MARAMA.'

Written on the back, 'Donated by Phillip Marton, Tahakopa, january 1998'.

'Hospital ship during /World War I/George Pearce was a/warder for patients on/this boat'.

'Sister ship to Manuka'.

Format

Photograph

Object Type

photograph

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 number

CT98.2084d

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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