Photograph [C.E. Rowe and Son's coal dray, driven by Jack Brewster]; unknown pho...

Name/Title

Photograph [C.E. Rowe and Son's coal dray, driven by Jack Brewster]

About this object

A black and white photograph depicting Jack Brewster posing atop his wagon, loaded with coal, and being pulled along a road by a two-horse Clydesdale team. Jack was employed by C.E. Rowe and Son, who owned the Boghead (Bogside) Pit which was located between Dun's Road and the Winton turnoff, just south of Mataura.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

photograph, black and white

Date Made

1920s

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Inscription and Marks

On reverse of photograph,
stamped: '856'
a stamped monogram 'C' with the word 'QUALITY' above it, and the word 'PRINTS' below it
written in blue pen: 'C E Rowe & Son / coal dray / Jack Brewster driver'

Technique

printed

Credit Line

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

Object Type

photograph

Object number

MT2011.185.68

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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