Photograph, Neil McDonald; Rutherford & Co; 1890-1895; WY.0000.988

Name/Title

Photograph, Neil McDonald

About this object

This is a photograph of Neil McDonald, who was killed at Redan aged 41. We believe that this gentleman was accidentally shot when out pig hunting with his brother in law. At the time of his death he had been married for just over a year.

Maker

Rutherford & Co

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1890-1895

Period

1890s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island

Medium and Materials

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

Inscription and Marks

On the obverse side typed on card in red ink is makers mark
'RUTHERFORD & Co DUNEDIN'
On reverse in red
'Photographed by Rutherford Artist.
Princes St. DUNEDIN
Opposite Bank of New Zealand'
'Copies may be had on application'
In pencil written vertically
'Mrs Agnes Irwin
Wyndham Ridges'
Neil McDonald killed at Redan'
Added in pencil on lower edge
'WY.0000.988'

Measurements

h 102 mm x w 64 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Object Type

photographs

Object number

WY.0000.988

Copyright Licence  

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