Photograph [Johnny Cameron, champion piper]; unknown photographer; [?]; MT2011.1...

Name/Title

Photograph [Johnny Cameron, champion piper]

About this object

A copy of a black and white photograph of J.A. (Johnny) Cameron, a New Zealand champion piper, and member of the Mataura Kilties Pipe Band. According to one (unidentified) newspaper in 1919, Johnny returned from a successful competition tour having won "20 first prizes, six gold medals, five point prizes and two silver cups", also winning "the Marlborough and Hawke's Bay championships".

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

[?]

Inscription and Marks

Typed on a piece of paper glued to mounting under photograph: 'JOHNNY (J.A. CAMERON) / CHAMPION PIPER'

Handwritten in pencil on reverse of mounting: 'C5 neg 36'

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 145mm x w 189mm
small

Format

photograph, black and white

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

clubs/societies

Subject and Association Keywords

people

Subject and Association Keywords

clothing/fashion/costume/dress

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Credit Line

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

Object number

MT2011.185.350

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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