Photograph [Peter and Catherine Amos]; unknown photographer; 1940s-1950s; MT2011...

Name/Title

Photograph [Peter and Catherine Amos]

About this object

A black and white photograph of Peter Amos and his wife Catherine (nee Cameron) walking along a street. He is holding a smoking pipe, and she is wearing a long fur coat. Peter was a meat grader at the Mataura Freezing Works, and Catherine played the organ in church. Peter also had an interest in horses and often judged at horse shows.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1940s-1950s

Inscription and Marks

On reverse of photograph:
handwritten in blue pen -'Mrs G R. Amos / c/o P. Office / Mataura'
handwritten in pencil - 'B331 - 26'

Measurements

h 140mm x w 90mm
small

Format

photograph, black and white

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

people

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Credit Line

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

Object number

MT2011.185.225

Copyright Licence  

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