Photograph, Nine Duthie Sisters; Unknown Photographer; 1930-1940; WW.1975.99
Photograph, Nine Duthie SistersAbout this object
This is a photograph of the nine Duthie sisters who only had two brother. The sisters were born to the Quarry Hill School Teacher, William Duthie, who later went into farming and stayed in the district for the rest of his life.
In adulthood, the sisters married and went their separate ways, some going to the North Island. After 32-years apart, Ivy May MacIntosh arranged a reunion of the sisters, at which this photograph was taken.
L to R: Laura Jane McDonald, Mary Elizabeth Maddox, Barbara Grace Goulter, Jane (Jean) Stuart MacIntosh, Margaret Helen Ogilvy Ryrie, Eva Emilie Maddox, Florence Neill, Betsey (Rosey) McPherson Whitehead, Ivy May MacIntosh.
1930-1940Inscription and Marks
On back of the photograph in pen: 'WW 75 99'
On back in pencil: 'Neg E1222/29 Nine sisters reunited'
h 87 mm x w 130 mmPeriod
organic, vegetal, processed material, paper, photographic paperObject number
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