Photograph [Mataura Paper Mill and Mataura River]; unknown photographer; 1923; M...

Name/Title

Photograph [Mataura Paper Mill and Mataura River]

About this object

A black and white photograph of the Mataura Paper Mill and the Mataura River taken from the opposite bank. On the far left is a brick chimney near outbuildings, and running alongside the river is a man-made stone stop-bank. The bottom right-hand corner of the photograph shows part of a man-made water race feeding the Mataura Freezing Works.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1923

Inscription and Marks

On reverse in pen: 'E33 - 25 / MATAURA / PAPER MILL / ABOUT 1920-30'

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 185mm x w 235mm

small

Format

photograph, black and white

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

industry

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura paper mill

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura river

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object number

MT2011.185.43

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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