Photograph [1978 Flood, Ron & Alberta Amos, Corner Hope & Kana Streets]; Henders...
Photograph [1978 Flood, Ron & Alberta Amos, Corner Hope & Kana Streets]About this object
This is one of a series of 40 black and white photographs taken by Keith Henderson which show the impact of the October 1978 flood of the Mataura River on the town of Mataura. Keith was Mayor of Mataura from 1970 to 1983 and was a keen amateur photographer.
The photograph shows Ron and Alberta Amos on the porch of their house on the corner of Hope and Kana Streets.
1973Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on reverse of original album paper:
'East Corner of Hope and Kana St. Alberta (nee Perry) and Ron Amos on Porch. 1978 Mataura Flood'.
h 160 mm x w 210 mm
photograph, black and whiteObject Type
organic, processed materials, paperCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object number