Refers to the disastrous separation of Southland from the Province of Otago of which it formed part.

Alternative Title

Dr Menzies, fishing for the Superintendency “catches crabs”.

Date Created

[ca. 1865]

Date

1865

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 11,600
a1383

Description

Lower right (l.r.) in pencil: J. Brown; through image in pencil: Superintendency, Separation, Otago Province, Mataura; u.c. in ink in Dr Hocken’s hand: Refers to the disastrous separation of Southland from the Province of Otago of which it formed part. Dr Menzies, fishing for the Superintendency “catches crabs”. circa 1865. T.M.H.

Extent

289 x 222 mm

Medium

pencil on card

Spatial Coverage

Provenance

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Source

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Files

a1383.jpg

Citation

Brown, James, 1819?-1877, “Refers to the disastrous separation of Southland from the Province of Otago of which it formed part.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed May 26, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5100.