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Photographs [Alice Miller Collection]; [?]; 20th century; 2020.429.23

Photographs [Alice Miller Collection]
About this object
Photographs from the collection of Alice Miller.

Alice Miller (nee Harrington) grew up in Ratanui. Her uncle (Stansfield) owned the Ratanui Store.

1. Tawanui School picnic held at Pounawea, early 1940. In the group are Mr and Mrs Wybrow and Mr and Mrs Miller and their children.

2. Ratanui Sunday School picnic, 1915. In the group are Bessie Berney, Hazel Hutton, Ethel Anderson, Ada Durham and Alice Miller.

3. Ratanui Sunday School.

4. Grandad Miller with men at a sawmill.

5.'The Island, Pounawea', by Anne Clark.

6. Woodchopping competitors.

Back L-R: Norman Geary, Alex Eason, ? Andrews, Charlie Hay, Jack Spinks, Jerry Spinks, Jim Allan.

Front L-R: Dave Geary, Dad [Andrew Miller?], Tom Ashmore, Bill Laughton, Cluny Ashmore, Bill Ashmore, Jim Milner.

7. Wedding photograph, 'Aunt Annie, April 1908'.

8. Ratanui School about 1907.

9. Crosscut sawing competition, Owaka 1906.

10. Soldiers in WWI uniform. Caption on the back is, 'Dad' [Andrew Miller?].

11. Katea School, 1905.

Maker Role
Date Made
20th century
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper;
processed material, cardboard

Inscription and Marks
Names and captions written on backs of photographs.
h 250mm x w 300mm (largest photo including mount card).
Subject and Association Keywords
manners and customs, customs relative to public and social life
manners and customs, customs relative to private life
modern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)
human settlements. communities, recreation. amusements
human settlements. communities, mental and moral life
education (general)
Credit Line
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

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