Postcard [Mataura Paper Mill and Freezing Works] ; unknown photographer; 1911; M...

Name/Title

Postcard [Mataura Paper Mill and Freezing Works]

About this object

Black and white postcard of the Mataura Freezing Works and Paper Mill on the banks of the Mataura River dated 1911. It would originally have come from an album of postcards marketed by Leon Robinson, a Mataura based hairdresser, tobacconist and newsagent. The Society has several intact copies of these albums.

Place Made

Europe, Germany, Saxony

Place Notes

Photo-typed in Saxony

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Printer

Date Made

1911

Inscription and Marks

Printed on reverse:'New Zealand Post Card'/ 'Photo-typed in Saxony'/'Space for communications/ L Robinson, Mataura'.The name: ' E.J.LEITCH' is stamped on the reverse. the words 'from Jack Leitch' also appear on the reverse.

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 78mm x w 133mm

Format

postcard

Object Type

postcard

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura freezing works

Subject and Association Keywords

industry/mataura paper mill

Subject and Association Keywords

mataura river

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated

Object number

MT2011.185.21

Rights

All rights reserved

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