Postcard [Suspension Bridge, Mataura]; Radcliffe, Frederick George; 1910; MT2011...

Name/Title

Postcard [Suspension Bridge, Mataura]

About this object

A black and white postcard c.1910 of the intersection of Bridge and Kana Streets, Mataura with the suspension bridge and Bridge Hotel in the foreground. A handwritten note dated 16.06.1910 is on the reverse.

The above intersection was known as Bridge Square.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

Radcliffe, Frederick George

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

postcard

Date Made

1910

Period

1910s

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Inscription and Marks

Printed on front: 'Mataura,N.Z/1281.F.G.B/'

Printed on reverse: 'Dominion of New Zealand/POST CARD/Industrial Series/ 1/2 d Stamp Inland/1 d Stamp Abroad/THIS SPACE MAY BE USED FOR COMMUNICATION/THE ADDRESS ONLY TO BE WRITTEN HERE/Real Photograph'.

Handwritten letter dated 16/6/1910 on reverse.

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 90mm x w 140mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura town

Subject and Association Keywords

business/commerce

Credit Line

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

Object Type

postcard

Object number

MT2011.185.111

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain - No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions

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