Photograph [Johnstone-Harris Wedding, 1905]; [?]; 1905; 2010.527

Name/Title

Photograph [Johnstone-Harris Wedding, 1905]

About this object

Photograph; Large group at Johnstone-Harris wedding, July 4, 1905.

The marriage of Jessie Johnstone and William Montgomery Harris. The bride wore blue cashmere trimmed with cream silk, the bridesmaid, Maggie Johnstone, wore a green cashmere gown trimmed with cream silk. The best man was John Harris. The Rev. James Chisholm performed the ceremony. [The Catlins River Wisp Run, 1857-1994, by Isobel C Dreaver].

Front row seated:
Jean Black Johnstone, Baby Ian, George (obscured), George Johnstone, Mary Johnstone, John Harris, Mary Harris, Janet Farquhar, Margaret Harris.

Middle row:
Mary Souness, George Souness, -, -, John Johnstone, Walter Johnstone, -, Jane Helen Johnstone, Maggie Johnstone, William Harris, john Harris, Mary Harris, -, -, Ardchibald Farquhar (at end).


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

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1905

Inscription and Marks

Written on the back, 'Johnstone-Harris wedding 1905'.

'W Bradfield from Bill & Barbara Bradfield/(donated Dec 1994)'.

Format

Photograph

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, customs relative to public and social life

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, customs relative to private life

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, costume. dress. fashion

Credit Line

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

Object number

2010.527

Rights

All rights reserved

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