Photograph [3 of 42, McConnell Album] ; Hyne, W. Crown Studio (Gore); 1925; MT20...
Photograph [3 of 42, McConnell Album]About this object
Photograph; 3 of 42 from our copy of the McConnell Album. This photograph was taken in 1925 and shows the Beater Room in the Preparation Department of the Mataura Paper Mill. The title is 'Preparation Department showing Beater Room'.
The Album was commissioned by Charles McConnell, the then mayor of the Mataura Borough Council. The Gore Historical Museum also has a copy of this album; that album has 5 extra prints and they are generally in better condition. We have accessioned digital scans of the Gore Museum's Album in our collection as MT2012.72.1 to MT2012.72.47 (inclusive).
The photographs in our copy of this album are accessioned as MT2015.15.1 to MT2015.15.42 (inclusive).
photograph, black and whiteDate Made
1925Medium and Materials
processed material, paperInscription and Marks
Handwritten in white ink below photograph: 'Preparation Department showing Beater Room'.Technique
Album: h 60mm x w 180mm x l 280mm, medium
Photograph: h140 mm x w 190mm, small
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society IncorporatedObject Type