Photograph [Mataura Boating Party]; unknown photographer; c.1910; MT2011.185.168
Photograph [Mataura Boating Party]About this object
A black and white photograph of Gus Coster and friends boating on a still section of the Mataura River, c.1910. Gus Coster is in the rear of the larger boat, wearing a black singlet and is smoking. There are two spectators on the river bank and another standing in a tree above the river.Place Made
c.1910Inscription and Marks
Handwritten in blue ink on reverse:'Clare Martin/To Gus Coster/For Old Times Sake/Jack Beattie/about 1910/Gus Coster/with Smoke'.
A white sticker on the reverse reads: '209B'.
A cardboard label is cellotaped to the reverse and reads: 'About 1910/Gus Coster seated facing/ oarsman/Boat Club?/Pleasure Boat/or?'
h 230mm x w 280mm
photograph, black and whiteObject Type
processed material, paperCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object number