Photograph [Mataura Falls and Mataura Paper Mill] ; Sleeman, H (Mr); 1900-1920; ...

Name/Title

Photograph [Mataura Falls and Mataura Paper Mill]

About this object

Undated black and white photograph; of the Mataura River at the Mataura Falls (Te Au Nui). The buildings are the Mataura Paper Mill and the flume of water on the right of the image is coming from a water race and water wheel that powered the Mill.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

Sleeman, H (Mr)

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1900-1920

Inscription and Marks

Printed on reverse:
'PHOTO BY/H SLEEMAN/MATAURA'

A white sticker on the reverse reads:
'Sleeman Photo/Shows turbulent water/P.Mill + water wheel.

Technique

printed

Technique

mounted

Measurements

h 115mm x w 140mm

Format

photograph, black and white

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura river

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura falls (Te Au Nui)

Subject and Association Keywords

industry

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura paper mill

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated

Object number

MT2011.185.29

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

This object is from
Share