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Photograph [Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade, 1920s]; Cotterell, H.R. (Harry); 1925-...

Photograph [Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade, 1920s]; Cotterell, H.R. (Harry); 1925-1930; MT2018.3.2
Photograph [Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade, 1920s]; Cotterell, H.R. (Harry); 1925-1930; MT2018.3.2Photograph [Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade, 1920s]; Cotterell, H.R. (Harry); 1925-1930; MT2018.3.2
Name/Title
Photograph [Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade, 1920s]
About this object
A digital scan of a black and white photograph c.1925 of the Mataura Volunteer Fire Brigade sitting on the Brigade's 1923 Chalmers Fire Engine.

The Brigade first formed in 1926 and this photo was taken in its first few years but we don't have an exact date. the photograph was taken by Harry Cotterill a Mataura based Amateur photographer who also took a more formal photograph of the Brigade members during the same era, the reference is MT2011.185.469. That photograph has the names of the then members.

Maker Role
Photographer
Format
photograph, black and white
Date Made
1925-1930
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
Inscription and Marks
On mount under photograph, photographers stamp:'H.R. Cotterell / Photographer / Mataura'
Technique
printed
Measurements
h 248mm x w 300mm
medium

Subject and Association Keywords
fire brigade
people
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
photograph
Object number
MT2018.3.2
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