Photograph [Owaka Sports, 1905]; [?]; 1905; CT79.1051f


Photograph [Owaka Sports, 1905]

About this object

Photograph; a black and white photograph taken at the Owaka Sports, 1905. Taken after a wood chopping competition, the nine competitors stand on their wood blocks.

The competitors have been identified as: Bill Lacy, Dave Lacy, Bill Ewart[?], P Laughton, W Blackman, Ike Laughton, J McLachlan, J Laughton and Peter Mason.

The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Owaka



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Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on mount: 'Bill & Dave / Lacy / Bill Ewart / P Laughton / W Blackman / Ike Laughton / J McLachlan / J Laughton / Peter Mason / 9 competitors / Owaka / Sports / 1905'

Subject and Association Keywords

recreation. leisure, sports

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

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