Photograph [Bushmen in the Catlins Bush]; [?]; c1900; 2010.652
Photograph [Bushmen in the Catlins Bush]About this object
Photograph; Men with bullock team, harvesting logs for timber, Ratanui, The Catlins.
From left to right, Mr Dawson with one of his sons (sitting on a bullock), William Abernethy, Mr Williamson.
The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.
c1900Inscription and Marks
Written on the back, 'Left to right/Mr Dawson & one of his sons/William Abernethy/& a Mr Williamson.'
'From L Abernethy.'
'Mr R Berney was one of the drivers./Star in drag/Baldie white bullock/Prince nearside leader bought off/Mr Joe Greenfield Chaslands...... .....Dawsons & McKechnie/from Glenomaru'.
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".