Photograph [Mataura Kilties Pipe Band]; unknown photographer; 1939; MT2014.36.21

Name/Title

Photograph [Mataura Kilties Pipe Band]

About this object

Photograph; (a reproduction) of a black and white photograph of the Mataura Kilties Pipe Band taken in 1939. It is taken in River Street in front of the Mataura Horticultural hall, [later the Town Hall].

Back row, L-R , Sandy Todd, David McLeod, Andy McLeod, Bill Richmond, Allan Richardson, Bert Ashby, Eddie Brewster, Bill Mc Leod, Dave Henderson,
Front row, L-R, Doug Wilson, Wattie Blackie, Hughie Parker, Frank Ballantyne, George Gilchrist, Jack Linklater, Wattie Parker, Frank Blackie, Jim Mortimer, Len McLay, Jack Sutherland


The Mataura Kilties' Pipe Band formed in 1905 and celebrated its centennial in 2005. Dwindling membership resulted in a merger with the Gore Pipe Band in 2014 to form the Hokonui Celtic Pipe Band. To help preserve its history the Mataura Kilties donated their photographs and archives to us. This photograph is part of that record.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1939

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 210 mm x w 295 mm
medium

Format

photograph, black and white

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura organisations

Subject and Association Keywords

music

Medium and Materials

processed material, cardboard
processed material, paper

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated

Object number

MT2014.36.21

Rights

All rights reserved

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