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Harry Lock photographs

documentary heritage
  • Other Id

    71807 (Presto content ID)

    PH-1977-4 (Reference Number)

    P1002 (Legacy number)

  • Department

Images and documents


  • Object Type
  • Name/Title
    Harry Lock photographs
  • Primary Maker

     Henry Thomas Lock (Photographer)

  • Date
  • Level of Current Record
  • Member Object

    80 items in this collection. View all items.

  • Media/Materials
  • Technique
  • Provenance Details
    The collection was formerly in the possession of the donor’s husband, A.A. [Allan Alexander] Kirk, who had acquired it sometime before September 1965. [Ref. MA-2003-79. See also MS-2000-14, vol. 7, p. 269]
  • Content
    PH-NEG-A705 to PH-NEG-A782
    PH-NEG-A2233 to PH-NEG-A2234
  • Subject Notes
    Born ca. 1844. H. T. Lock was a Westport photographer. In his early days he would set up in the goldmining towns of the West Coast where he would take photographs of miners, families and townships. Lived in Westport from ca. 1885 to his death in 1932.
  • Copyright
    Collection contains multiple items - rights applied at item level
  • Credit Line
    Donated by Mrs E.D. [Elsie Delytus] Kirk, of 4 Allendale Road, Mt. Albert, Auckland, on or about 21 April 1977. [Ref. MA-2003-79]
  • Last Update
    11 May 2023
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