The S.S. Wakatipu sinks the Laira at Dunedin wharf., 2 April 1898
Reference Number: 1/1-002199-G
Shows the Laira partially submerged after being hit by the Wakatipu at Dunedin Wharf on 2 April 1898. Taken slightly later than the photograph (Negative 1/1-002197), also taken by David Alexander De Maus.
De Maus, David Alexander, 1847-1925 :Shipping negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00198 (301 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Vertical imageSingle negative
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.
Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "De Maus Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures 387. Laira. 1898.(PFP-022573)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: S.S. "Wakatipu" sinks the "Laira". Dunedin Wharf. April 2, 1898.; Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: 2
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