Photograph, Sarah Richardson's House; Collins, S; 1900-1910; WY.1996.22.2


Photograph, Sarah Richardson's House

About this object

This is a photograph of Sarah Richardson's house.

Sarah Richardson was married to Samuel Richardson who owned and operated the Wyndham Stables and Coach business. When Samuel died in 1897, Sarah continued to run the business with her brother, W. Cruickshank, as manager. Later, Sarah's son, William Richardson became manager. The Richardson's sold the business in 1912.

Sarah died in 1936, out living her husband by 39 years.

The woman stood at the gate is believed to be Sarah.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Wyndham


Collins, S

Maker Role


Date Made


Inscription and Marks

Makers mark stamped on bottom of mount: 'S. Collins STUDIO GEORGE ST DUNEDIN. N.Z.'
Yellow sticker bottom right of photograph: '304'
Handwritten in pen on reverse: 'WY 96 22
T 19 A'
White sticker on reverse: '106'
Yellow sticker on reverse: '85%'
Handwritten on reverse in pen: 'Samuel & Sarah Richardson (nee Cruickshank)
Grandma Richardson's home
Corner of Redan & Cardigan Road
opposite Marshall's garage
James McKay'
Added in pencil on reverse: 'WY.1996.22.2'


h 200 mm x w 250 mm



Object Type


Subject and Association Keywords

Buildings and Structures

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Medium and Materials

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

Object number



Public Domain Public Domain

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