Photograph [Thomas & Clara Quilter]; unknown photographer; 1940; MT2015.20.75

Name/Title

Photograph [Thomas & Clara Quilter]

About this object

A black and white photograph of Thomas and Clara Quilter sitting on the back of an army truck soon after they eloped, and just before Thomas embarked for England to serve in World War Two. This would have been one of the last times that they saw each other because Thomas died during the war.

Here is a link to Thomas' life story and the wife and child he left behind.

Place Made

[?]

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Format

photograph, black and white

Date Made

1940

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 85 mm x w 60
small

Subject and Association Keywords

people

Collection

Thomas and Clara Quilter collection

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

photograph

Object number

MT2015.20.75

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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