Photograph, Gore CBD; Unknown maker; 1896; GO.A14.1v

Name/Title

Photograph, Gore CBD

About this object

This is a panoramic photograph of Gore in 1896. The photo is taken from the Fleming Mill and shows a number of buildings which were burnt down only a few years afterwards, including MacGibbon's Building (1900) and the Mataura Ensign (1898).

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Gore

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1896

Inscription and Marks

Back, pen: '1) MacGibbon's Building burnt 1900
2) Waimea line opened 1880
3) Mataura Ensign office burnt 1898
4) Must be after 1894 - intro of electric lights
5) 1894-1898'

Measurements

h 75 mm x w 560 mm

Period

1890s

Object Type

photographs

Subject and Association Keywords

Buildings and Structures

Medium and Materials

organic, processed materials, paper, photographic paper
organic, processed materials, paper, card

Object number

GO.A14.1v

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain Public Domain

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