You cannot be admitted, you are only a retailer.

Date Created

[ca. 1861]

Date

1861

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 7,737
a1410

Description

Lower centre (l.c.) in pencil: J. Brown; margin below in pencil: You cannot be admitted, you are only a retailer; through image in pencil: Öe AlbÖ, Pleasure trip for those who are A1 at Greers; u.c. in ink in Dr Hockenís hand: Class distinctions prevailed in the early days. A selection was made of guests for a trip down the harbour. Mr Greer was manager of the new steam boat service to Port Chalmers. Circa 1861. T.M.H.; label in ink in Dr Hockenís hand: Class distinctions prevailed in these early days. Mr Greer was afterwards manager of the steamboat service to Port Chalmers.

Extent

234 x 286 mm

Medium

pencil on paper

Provenance

Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Source

Found uncatalogued 1948. Dr T.M. Hocken’s Collection.

Files

a1410.jpg

Citation

Brown, James, 1819?-1877, “You cannot be admitted, you are only a retailer.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed February 6, 2023, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5125.