Photograph [Wedding; James and Frances Bowe]; [?]; 1929; 2008.10.4

Name/Title

Photograph [Wedding; James and Frances Bowe]

About this object

Photogaph; Wedding photograph of James Bowe and Frances Handley, 10th December 1929.

L to R: Nell Handley, James Bowe, Frances Bowe (nee Handley), Tom Dalton.

Mr and Mrs Bowe were 2nd Class passengers on the ill-fated voyage of the 'SS Manuka' which foundered off Long Point on the Catlins coast on December 16, 1929. All passengers made it to shore.

The Bowe's wedding took place the day before the 'Manuka' sailed from Melbourne on December 11, 1929.

Place Made

Oceania, Australia, Victoria, Melbourne

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1929

Inscription and Marks

Names, date and Manuka information written on back.

Measurements

h 100mm x w 150mm

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, costume. dress. fashion

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, customs relative to private life

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Credit Line

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

Object number

2008.10.4

Rights

All rights reserved

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