Photograph [Ratanui School Pupils, 1909]; [?]; 1909; CT08.4839g


Photograph [Ratanui School Pupils, 1909]

About this object

Photograph; Ratanui School pupils with their teachers Mr E Davis and Miss Sarah Gillespie.

Back row, third from left - Richard Berney.
Next row, fifth from left - Forrester Berney.
Third row, second from left - Daisy Berney.
Fourth row, sixth from left - Bessie Berney.

Children from the Slater Family are also in this photograph, possibly Frank, Thomas and Winifred.

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, Ratanui



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Date Made


Inscription and Marks

Written on the front of the photograph in white ink, 'RATANUI SCHOOL, OCT., '09'.

Written on the back, 'Ratanui School/Frank Slater/Thomas. Winifred/Slater/L R.'

'L. R. McDowell/PO Box 2232/South Dunedin/Dunedin/454 4139.'

Subject and Association Keywords

education (general)

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, customs relative to public and social 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".

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