Photograph, framed [Mataura Paper Mill, aerial view, 1949]; Whites Aviation Limi...

Name/Title

Photograph, framed [Mataura Paper Mill, aerial view, 1949]

About this object

A hand coloured aerial photograph of the Mataura Paper Mill and Falls (Te Au Nui) taken by Whites Aviation in July 1949. The photograph also provides a good view of Kana Street down to the Mataura Bridge Hotel.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

Whites Aviation Limited (Auckland)

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1949 July

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten in blue pencil on reverse: 'July 1949'.
A printed label on the reverse reads:
'YOUR AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY / (COPYRIGHT) / SUBJECT NZ Paper / Mills Limited / Mataura / DATE TAKEN July 1949 / NEG NO 21010 / WHEN REORDERING PLEASE QUOTE NEGATIVE NO. / FROM / WHITES AVIATION LIMITED' / Auckland. address ..

Technique

printed

Technique

framed

Technique

glazed

Measurements

h 875mm x w 1130mm x d 40mm
large

Format

photograph, colour

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura paper mill

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura river

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura falls (Te Au Nui)

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper
organic, vegetal, wood

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object number

MT2012.15.24

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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