Postcard [Mataura River and Town scene]; Radcliffe, Frederick George; 1910-1913 ...

Name/Title

Postcard [Mataura River and Town scene]

About this object

Black and white postcard c.1910 of the Mataura River, showing part of the town of Mataura, taken from a vantage point below the Mataura suspension bridge. A handwritten note to a Mrs Wyatt of Victoria Street, Timaru is on the reverse.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

Radcliffe, Frederick George

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

postcard

Date Made

1910-1913

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Inscription and Marks

Printed on front left hand corner:
'Mataura N.Z/1282.F.G.R'
Printed on reverse:
'Dominion of New Zealand/Post-Card/THE ADDRESS ONLY TO BE WRITTEN HERE/industrial Series/Real Photograph/
A Half Penny Stamp is affixed on the reverse and is post stamped 'MATAURA 10 AU.10.2'
On reverse, handwritten letter to:
'Mrs Wyatt/no 43 Victoria Street/Timaru'


Technique

printed

Measurements

h 90mm x 140mm

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura river

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura town

Credit Line

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

Object Type

postcard

Object number

MT2011.185.94

Copyright Licence  

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