Photograph, Ann Johnstone's 100th birthday; Unknown photographer; 22.11.1979; WY...


Photograph, Ann Johnstone's 100th birthday

About this object

In this photograph Ann Johnstone is celebrating her 100th birthday which took place in 1979.

Ann Campbell (Livingstone) Johnstone was born on the 22nd of November 1879, and died aged 101 years on the 31st May 1981. Her husband, William Howard Johnstone (who worked for a time in the 1920s as a District Mail Contractor) died on the 23rd July 1942, aged 66 years, leaving Ann a widow for almost 39 years. They are buried in the Wyndham Cemetery along with their infant daughter Annie Jane, who sadly passed away aged 2 years, on the 19th April 1910.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, North Island


Unknown photographer

Maker Role


Date Made


Inscription and Marks

Reverse upper centre in ink:'Ann Johnstone'
'on the occasion of her'
'100th birthday'
'22nd November 1979'
Lower:'This was taken at Noel's'
'in Cambridge her 3rd'
'party for that week'
Lower right in pencil:'WY.0000.958'


h 86 mm x w 84 mm



Object Type


Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Subject and Association Keywords

Events and Parades

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, photographic paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card

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Copyright Licence  

Copyright status unknown - orphaned work

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