Photograph, Bill Britton, Diver, Bluff Harbour Board ; Unknown Photographer; 194...

Name/Title

Photograph, Bill Britton, Diver, Bluff Harbour Board

About this object

A black and white photograph of Bill Britton who worked as a Diver for the Bluff Harbour Board for 15 years finishing in about 1951. The diving suit and helmet that the Bluff based divers wore is on display at our Museum.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Bluff

Maker

Unknown Photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1940-1949

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten in pencil on back: 'P505(b)', 'Bill Britton', 'Diver for 15 years till about 1951 (BHB)'.

Measurements

h 95 mm x w 70 mm

Period

1940s

Object Type

photographs

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Subject and Association Keywords

Maritime

Medium and Materials

organic, processed materials, paper

Object number

BL.P505(b)

Copyright Licence  

Copyright status unknown - orphaned work

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