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Highest point on Motuara Island, Queen Charlotte Sound, 30 Mar 1902

Reference Number: PA1-o-137-20

Highest point on Motuara Island, Queen Charlotte Sound, 30 March 1902. Shows an unidentified man with a cat on his lap, seated amongst tree stumps. Photograph taken by Russell Duncan.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Motuara Island, Deforestation and Clearing of land - New Zealand - Nelson-Marlborough Region.

Part of:
Duncan, Russell, album 2, Reference Number PA1-o-137 (1 digitised items)
Duncan, Russell James, 1855-1946 :Photograph albums, Reference Number PAColl-3030 (14 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 14.6 x 20.2 cm, on album page. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures56. Marlborough Co. Motuara Is. 1902(PFP-026064)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - beneath image: Highest spot Motuara Island, Queen Charlotte Sound. On 31st January 1770 a post was set up here and New Zealand taken possession of, for the use of His Majesty King George III, and the Sound dignified with the name of Queen Charlotte. A bottle of wine was drunk and the empty bottle given to a native chief who was pleased with his present!; Album page - above image: #20 Cook's First Voyage

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