Gardiner Collection of Glass Negatives
Carting Chestnuts

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Record 75/164
Copyright Marlborough Museum - Marlborough Historical Society Inc
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Collection Gardiner
Photographer Couper, Winifred Louina
Description 75 of 164 (8 x 10.7cm) glass plate negatives. Digital images of this negative have been made, put on a compact disk (see 2007.068.0004) and displayed here.

Couper family at the family farm, The Chestnuts, Pelorus with the horse and sled used for carting chestnuts. The chestnuts were sold to Glaxo for baby food. John A. Couper [1847-1925], with the beard, is standing on the left and his granddaughter, Rita Couper [1905-1955] is standing next to the horse.
Year Range from 1905
Year range to 1921
Object ID 2007.068.0079
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Place Pelorus Bridge, Marlborough, New Zealand
Subjects Business enterprises
Land use
Title Carting Chestnuts
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Last modified on: December 19, 2014