Photograph, Afternoon Tea Edendale Homestead; Unknown photographer; 1894; WY.198...

Name/Title

Photograph, Afternoon Tea Edendale Homestead

About this object

This is a black and white photograph of a group of people having afternoon tea in the grounds of the Edendale Homestead.

It was taken in 1894, and Thomas Brydone, a pioneer of the dairying industry in New Zealand, has been identified as the man on the far left. The Edendale Homestead was the centre of the NZ and Australian Land Company's Southland Estates which reached a peak area of 124,666 acres.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Edendale

Maker

Unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1894

Inscription and Marks

Reverse upper left in ink:'WY 89 458'
Centre in ink:'Thomas Brydone- extreme left 1894'
'Afternoon tea at the Edendale Homestead'
'-centre of the NZ & Australian Land Co's'
'Southland estates which reached a peak area of 124,666 acres.'
'Photo hitherto unpublished'
Lower left corner typed onto white paper:'PLEASE RETURN TO:'
'SOUTHLAND DAIRY CO-OP LTD'
'P.O.BOX 20,'
'EDENDALE.'
'ATTN: MR. A.D. WILSON.'
Lower right in pencil:'WY.1989.458.'

Measurements

122 mm x 169 mm

Period

1890s

Object Type

photographs

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Medium and Materials

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

Object number

WY.1989.458.3

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain - No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions

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