Posts by Moira White for Blog:
Remembering Otago's greatest novelist
Designed to fit beneath a waistcoat, with only the lens showing through a buttonhole, this small-for-its-time camera provoked some interesting reactions when it launched in the 1880s.
What stories are hidden inside this tiny box, currently on display in est. 1868? Curator Moira White takes a peek.
Curator Moira White explains why these medals, awarded by the Dunedin Horticultural Society, are part of the quirkiest category in est. 1868.
September is New Zealand Theatre Month. In a nod to all things theatrical, Curator Moira White explores the ancient Javanese tradition of wayang puppet theatre.
Earlier this year several Polynesian textile items were returned to Otago, where they were found 124 years ago...