Digitised Image

Whaling boat at Kaikoura, [ca 1910]

Reference Number: 1/2-022936-F

Whaling boat (Alabamha?) before landing a whale, circa 1910. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to R Nilsen, Kaikoura, Whaling ships and Whaling - New Zealand - Canterbury Region.

Part of:
Whaling boat at Kaikoura, Reference Number 1/2-022936-F (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film copy negative. Single negative

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads: `Caption on original print read "The `Alabamha' [sic] just before landing the big whale. She may be seen floating alongside. There was a cow and a calf and the mother stuck her dead baby until she was lanced to death. Thus the two whales were caught very easy [sic]" '

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures636. Whaling. 1910(PFP-021675)

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