Photograph, [Post Office Savings Bank Certificate, 1970]; unknown photographer;...

Name/Title

Photograph, [Post Office Savings Bank Certificate, 1970]

About this object

A black and white photograph of two Mataura School children being presented with a N.Z. Savings Record certificate in 1970, by Invercargill's Acting Chief Postmaster. Mataura School held the record in 1969 for 16,785 deposits by its children.

Identified (left to right):
Thomson, Peter
McKenzie, A.C. (Mr)
Byers, Elizabeth

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

photograph, black and white

Date Made

03.07.1970

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper
organic, vegetal, wood

Inscription and Marks

On mounting:
printed above photograph - 'POST OFFICE SAVINGS BANK / N.Z. SAVINGS RECORD 1969 - 16,785 DEPOSITS / MATAURA SCHOOL'
printed below photograph - 'Peter Thomson & Elizabeth Byers receiving the / Savings Certificate from Invercargill's Acting Chief / Postmaster, Mr A.C. McKenzie, at a presentation / on 3rd July, 1970.'

Printed in red ink on sticker on reverse: 'Lyon's ART GALLERY / 189 DEE STREET - INVERCARGILL'

Technique

printed

Technique

framed

Measurements

framed, h 360mm x w 315mm x d 10mm
unframed, h 345mm x w 305mm x d 2mm
medium

Subject and Association Keywords

genealogy/personal and family names

Subject and Association Keywords

people

Subject and Association Keywords

celebrations/weddings

Subject and Association Keywords

education/schools

Credit Line

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

Object Type

photograph

Object number

MT2011.185.443

Copyright Licence  

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