Photograph [11 of 42, McConnell Album] ; Hyne, W. Crown Studio (Gore); 1925; MT2...
Photograph [11 of 42, McConnell Album]About this object
Photograph; 11 of 42 from our copy of the McConnell Album. Taken in 1925 looking north from Main Street across McQueen Avenue with the Mataura Freezing Works and Paper Mill in the background. The title is 'Facing North from Bridge Street'.
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: 'Facing North from Bridge Street'.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