Photograph, framed [Mataura Paper Mill, Mataura River, Mataura Falls, 1925]; Cla...
Photograph, framed [Mataura Paper Mill, Mataura River, Mataura Falls, 1925]About this object
Four framed black and white photographs which present a panoramic view of the Mataura Paper Mill, taken from the opposite bank of the Mataura River (seen across foreground, with the Mataura Falls to the right). The photograph shows the weir across the Mataura River above the Falls and the water race running into the Mataura Paper Mill.Place Made
1925Inscription and Marks
handwritten in paint, in both left and right-hand bottom corners - 'CLAYTON / GORE / -1925-', with photographers embossed logo in right-hand corner in each photo.
light area along bottom panel of frame 'NZ PAPER MILL MATAURA'
h 405mm x w 1663mm x d 45mm
MT2011.185.428 is a significant image in our Collection because it provides a large, strong and sweeping view of the Mataura Paper Mill in 1924 and how the Paper Mill captured the water from the Mataura River for its operation.Format
photograph, black and whiteObject Type
processed material, paper
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object number