Photograph [27 of 42, McConnell Album] ; Hyne, W. Crown Studio (Gore); 1925; MT2...
Photograph [27 of 42, McConnell Album]About this object
Photograph; 27 of 42 from our copy of the McConnell Album. This photograph taken in 1925 shows the Mataura Falls (Te Au Nui) with the Mataura Freezing Works to the left. It is titled 'Falls from Below Paper Mill'.
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).
1925Inscription and Marks
Handwritten in white ink below photo: 'Falls from Below Paper Mills'.Technique
Album: h 60mm x w 180mm x l 280mm, medium
Photograph: h140 mm x w 190mm, small
photograph, black and whiteObject Type
processed material, paperCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society IncorporatedObject number