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[Preston, James] 1834-1898 :Otahu homestead 1861

Reference Number: B-121-014

Shows slab hut with chimney by trees to the left, a woman with a horse, a larger storage shed in the centre, a fence in the background, with a carcase-hoist and a flax-bush on the right. Otahu Run is in Southland, and by 1861 was owned by brothers John R Cutherbertson and Robert F Cuthbertson. The original homestead "a two roomed slab hut with a shingle roof, mud floor and a wooden chimney" (J H Beattie. The Southern Runs. 1979) is shown

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1 image, categorised under Landscapes and Watercolours, related to John Robert Cuthbertson, James Preston, Robert Ferguson Cuthbertson, Otahu Run, Otahu, Clearing of land - New Zealand - Southland Region, Fences - New Zealand - Southland Region, Huts - New Zealand - Southland Region, Stockyards - New Zealand - Southland Region, Women, Horses and Farms - New Zealand - Southland Region.

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[Preston, James] 1834-1898 :Otahu homestead 1861, Reference Number B-121-014 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Pencil, watercolour, Chinese white 245 x 348 mm (sight). Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom right: title & date

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