Photograph [Wreck of the Manuka]; [?]; 1929; CT89.1877d.4

Name/Title

Photograph [Wreck of the Manuka]

About this object

Photograph; The wreck of SS Manuka sinking beneath the sea at Long Point, The Catlins.

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, Long Point

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1929

Inscription and Marks

Written on the front of the photo in white ink, 'WRECK OF S.S. MANUKA AT LONG POINT DEC. 16: 1929'.

Written on the back, 'The Manuka/Arrived Long Point/Leaves [illegible]departs forever,/;Amen./Please keep this'.

'J M Martin/2 RD/Owaka'.

Format

Photograph

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

navigation. merchant marine, shipwrecks and fires

Object number

CT89.1877d.4

Copyright Licence  

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