John Mitchell with a 6.5 lb crayfish he speared at Titahi Bay, Wellington

John Mitchell with a 6.5 lb crayfish he speared at Titahi Bay, Wellington
Date
[ca Jan 1956]
Ref
PAColl-8983-02
Description

John Mitchell, probably of the Wellington Underwater Club, with a 6.5 lb crayfish he speared at Titahi Bay, Wellington. Shows him standing on rocks wearing swimming togs, a mask and a snorkel. He holds a spear in one hand and a crayfish in the other. Photograph taken circa January 1956 by an unidentified photographer.

Publication note - Published in the New Zealand Free Lance, 4 Jan 1956, page 20

Source of descriptive information - New Zealand free lance, (Wellington, N.Z., 4 Jan 1956) p 20

Inscriptions: Verso - John Mitchell with handspear; Verso - [stamped in ink] published [ticked in pencil] unpublished x 4 Jan 1956 page 20

Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Silver gelatin print, 19.8 x 13.6 cm

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Format
1 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Silver gelatin print, 19.8 x 13.6 cm, Orientation: Vertical image
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