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Eccentricities of the ballot box, Masterton - Photograph taken by Thomas E Price, 8 September 1881

Reference Number: PA1-q-131-14-2

Lithograph of a seated man, with a ballot box for a head and with a mug of beer before him, carrying a banner with election results. Two men are seated on his arm and three more, with photographs of the heads of (from the top) T E Price, G Dixon and W Wilton pasted in. Collage made in the 1880s, probably by Thomas E Price.In the original caption the banner reads: Price 231, G Dixon 210, Wilton 200, Corbett, 100, Gapper 10.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Caricatures and Cartoons (Commentary), related to William Wilton, Thomas Edward Price, Masterton and Local government - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Iorns album 3, Reference Number PA1-q-131 (4 digitised items)
Iorns, Bennett, 1883-1977 :Photographs relating to Masterton and the Wairarapa, Reference Number PAColl-0545 (33 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Albumen print 105 x 133 mm (copy of lithograph with pen & ink annotations, and photographic faces added) mounted on album page. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

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