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Photograph [Grierson Family Portrait]; unknown photographer; 1910s; MT2011.185.239

Photograph [Grierson Family Portrait]; unknown photographer; 1910s; MT2011.185.239
Name/Title
Photograph [Grierson Family Portrait]
About this object
A copy taken of an original black and white print of the Grierson family. The portrait features Adam Grierson his wife Frances Kate Grierson (nee MacGregor) and their five children: Back, left -
Grierson, John
back, right:
Grierson, James
front -
Grierson, Aggie
Grierson, Adam (father)
Grierson, Florence Barbara
Grierson, Frances Kate (nee MacGregor) (mother)
Grierson, Frances Ismane [Mamie]

Adam Grierson was stationmaster in Mataura, initially in a temporary capacity before being permanently appointed in 1885 until 1910.

Maker Role
Photographer
Format
photograph, black and white
Date Made
1910s
Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
Inscription and Marks
Handwritten on reverse of print:
in blue pen - 'Greirson Family'
in black pen (identifying several members of the family) - 'STANDING - Back - Left / John / Right / James / FRONT - Aggie Adam _ _ _'

Technique
printed
Measurements
h 126mm x w 180mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords
clothing/fashion/costume/dress
people
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
photograph
Object number
MT2011.185.239
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