Photograph, Elizabeth McLean Seaward Downs School Teacher; Campbell Photo, Inver...
Photograph, Elizabeth McLean Seaward Downs School TeacherAbout this object
This photograph is of Elizabeth Mclean (also known as Eliza). Elizabeth was appointed head teacher of the recently opened Seaward Downs School on 26 October 1891. Here she taught a group of about 19 pupils. In 1893 Elizabeth successfully passed Class D of her teaching exams. However, during 1900 Elizabeth was forced to retire on account of her ill health.
1890sMedium and Materials
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, photographic paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card
In the front lower left corner the phrase:
photo' is debossed.
In the front lower right corner the phrase 'INVERCARGILL N.Z.' is debossed.
On the back the phrase:
Seaward Downs school
teacher' is written at the top in black ink
In the bottom right corner 'WY.0000.1215' is written in pencil
h 98 mm x w 86 mmSubject and Association Keywords
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