Photograph, Seatter Wedding Party; Unknown Photographer; 18.01.1911; OT.2010.133

Name/Title

Photograph, Seatter Wedding Party

About this object

This is a photograph of the wedding party for the marriage between Elizabeth Seatter and Hugh Mathieson, in front of the Presbyterian Church. Bride and groom are seated in the car, together with bridesmaid Belle (Lizzie's sister) and best man Campbell Wilson.

The Seatter family contributed hugely to the early life of Otautau.
Elizabeth's father, Robert, was involved in charity, community affairs, was elected as part of the Otautau Town Board and later Chairman and became a Justice of the Peace in 1919, all in addition to working as a local builder, undertaker and coffin-maker.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Otautau

Maker

Unknown Photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

18.01.1911

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on back of mount: 'O.D.H.S'
On sticker on back of mount: '2010.133'.

Measurements

h 250 mm x w 305 mm

Period

1910s

Object Type

photographs

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Medium and Materials

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

Object number

OT.2010.133

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain Public Domain

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