Photograph, Elsie Leitch; Unknown photographer; 1970; WY.1991.97.1

Name/Title

Photograph, Elsie Leitch

About this object

This is a photograph of Elsie Leitch taken in 1970.

Elsie was born in Wyndham on 23 June 1891 to Ellen William Leitch and Naomi (nee Heydon). Her mother had a maternity home on Inkerman Street, Wyndham, which Elsie later inherited. The Leitchs were said to be very clean and kind but the Health Department closed the home on account of it having an outside toilet.

Elsie was a talented painter and devoted to her faith.

Place Made

Unknown

Maker

Unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1970

Period

1970s

Medium and Materials

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

Inscription and Marks

Letter on back of mount about Elsie.

Measurements

h 185 mm x w 130 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Object Type

photographs

Object number

WY.1991.97.1

Copyright Licence  

Copyright status unknown - orphaned work

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