Postcard [Bridge Square, Mataura]; Muir & Moodie; c.1905; MT2011.185.124
Postcard [Bridge Square, Mataura]About this object
Undated black and white postcard of Bridge Square, Mataura (the intersection of Bridge and Kana Streets). Depicting John MacGibbon and Sons Store, The Bridge Hotel, S.C.Inder's, Livery and Stables. Two horse drawn buggies are turning into either side of Kana Street.Place Made
c.1905Medium and Materials
processed material, paperInscription and Marks
Printed on front below image:
'825 P. MATAURA. Muir & Moodie'
3 illegible names are handwriiten in faded black ink on the (lower) front of the postcard. Printed on reverse: 'New Zealand Post-Card/One Penny/Phototyped in Austria/Issued by MUIR & MOODIE Dunedin N.Z. /from their Copyright Series of Views.'
The post card is addressed to: 'Mr John M G Shanks/Shanks & Co/Church St, Timaru'
Handwritten in blue ink on reverse: Mataura Historical Society.
On white sticker: '48'.
h 90mm x 140mm
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type