Postcard [Mataura Boot Emporium, James Reid & Son]; Sleeman, C.P. (Mr); 1905-191...
Postcard [Mataura Boot Emporium, James Reid & Son]About this object
A black and white postcard of James Reid's boot shop on River Street, Mataura c.1910. James (Putty) Reid was a Mataura based boot maker and costumier from the late 1880s to approximately 1917. His first shop was in Bridge Street but he traded out of this shop from 1905 to 1917.
Click on this link to see an advertisement from the Mataura Ensign for this business dated 3 October 1890.
1905-1917Medium and Materials
processed material, paperInscription and Marks
Stamped on reverse: NEW ZEALAND ART POST CARD/BY/C.P. SLEEMAN/MATAURA.
h 90mm x w 141mm
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type