Photograph [Parade Float, Cameron's Hotel]; unknown photographer; 1970; MT2011.1...

Name/Title

Photograph [Parade Float, Cameron's Hotel]

About this object

A black and white photograph taken of a truck covered in a representation of Cameron's Hotel, for the Mataura 75th borough celebrations, 1970. Humorously recorded along the side of the 'hotel', under some dates, is "PROGRESS THROUGH THE BEERS". A decorated bicycle is leaning against the float.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

photograph, black and white

Date Made

1970

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten in blue pen on reverse of photograph: 'Borough / 75th Celebrations 1970 / replica Cameron's Hotel / Clair'

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 90mm x w 140mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

business/commerce

Subject and Association Keywords

celebrations/weddings

Credit Line

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

Object Type

photograph

Object number

MT2011.185.326

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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