Photograph [Rev. William Bannerman]; Morris; late 19th - early 20th century; CT7...

Name/Title

Photograph [Rev. William Bannerman]

About this object

Photograph; a faded, black and white image of the Reverend William Bannerman. He is pictured from the chest up, wearing a dark suit and short beard.
The Reverend William Bannerman, of Kirkcaldy in Fife, arrived in New Zealand in 1854 and was given charge of the southern district, a parish that extended from south of Waihola to Bluff and Riverton and around which he tramped. In 1856 he married Jane Burns. The two were involved in raising money for overseas missionary work, William was involved in building up the administrative framework for the Presbyterian Church and in a campaign against the union of New Zealand's Presbyterian churches. Jane was involved in the YWCA and Dunedin Sailor's Society and served as first president of the Presbyterian Women's Missionary Union.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Otago, Dunedin

Maker

Morris

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

Photograph

Date Made

late 19th - early 20th century

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper, cardboard; processed material, glass; organic, vegetal, wood.

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 306mm x l 260mm x w 20mm
Medium

Subject and Association Keywords

religion, Christian denominations, Protestantism, other Protestant denominations, Presbyterianism. Calvinistic Methodism

Credit Line

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

Object Type

photograph

Object number

CT78.361

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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