Photograph [Shepherd Family portrait]; Mora Studio, The (Gore); 1914-1918; MT201...
Photograph [Shepherd Family portrait]About this object
A black and white studio portrait of Mary Shepherd (nee Kennard), mother, and children Thomas and Olive.
Thomas is wearing a World War One New Zealand military uniform, and was ranked a private. The light colour of Olive's dress contrasts sharply with the dark clothing of Mary and the uniform of Thomas.
1914-1918Medium and Materials
processed material, paperInscription and Marks
Photographer's embossed stamp in bottom right-hand corner of mounting: 'Mora/ GORE'
On reverse of mounting, handwritten in blue pen: 'donated by A Barclay nee Perry / L to R) Mary Shepherd Nee Kennard / Son / Thomas Shepherd / Daughter Olive Munro (Nee Shepherd)'
h 227mm x w 153mm
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type