Photograph [Mataura Public School Pupils, boys]; unknown photographer; 1900-1920...

Name/Title

Photograph [Mataura Public School Pupils, boys]

About this object

A black and white photograph of a group of Mataura School pupils (boys only), posed against their school building. This building was at the second site for the school, on the corner of Crawford Road and Kana Street. It was opened there in 1878, and soon had to expand as more pupils enrolled.

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

photograph, black and white

Date Made

1900-1920

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten in blue ink on reverse of cardboard: 'Mrs J. S. Weatherburn / 51 Forth St Mataura'

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 142mm x w 208mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

clothing/fashion/costume/dress

Subject and Association Keywords

education/schools

Subject and Association Keywords

people

Subject and Association Keywords

pioneering

Credit Line

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

Object Type

photograph

Object number

MT2011.185.402

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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