Book, THE GOLDEN COBWEB A Saga of the Otago Goldfields; H A Glasson; 1969; CR201...

Name/Title

Book, THE GOLDEN COBWEB A Saga of the Otago Goldfields

Maker

H A Glasson

Maker Role

Author

About this object

A 204 page soft cover book including several black and white photographs telling the story of the miners who from 1861 - 1864 traveled to the Otago goldfields in search of gold. They navigated mountains, rivers and plains and this is where nature spun her golden web. This book tells of the many tales and tragedies during this period and the lives and deaths of miners through flood, fighting, the cold and drowning.

Medium and Materials

Cardboard
Paper

Measurements

H 215mm x L 215mm x W 140mm

Date Made

1969

Place Made

New Zealand, Otago, Dunedin

Publisher

Otago Daily Times Print

Publication Date

1969

Publication Place

New Zealand, Otago, Dunedin

Subject and Association Keywords

Printed & published material

Subject and Association Keywords

Gold

Collection

From the donation of the Otago Goldfields Heritage Trust

Credit Line

From the collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Book

Object number

CR2019.110

Spine Label

THE GOLDEN COBWEB

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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