Photograph [Owaka Hospital]; Eastes & Kerr, Owaka; 20th century; CT79.1055c


Owaka Museum and Catlins Information Centre Wahi Kahuika - the Meeting Place – a rest on your journey.


Photograph [Owaka Hospital]

About this object

Photograph; a black and white photograph of the Owaka Hospital entrance, with a crowd of people in front - including men, women, two nurses and a young boy.

From 1924 the Owaka Hospital passed through several stages from being a general hospital, to accepting maternity cases only, and lastly to an Old People's Home.

The original photograph has been digitised. A digital image and copy print are available for research access.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Owaka


Eastes & Kerr, Owaka

Maker Role




Date Made

20th century

Subject and Association Keywords

medicine (general)

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

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