Photograph [Mona Elizabeth Donnell's Wedding]; Mora Studio, The (Gore); 1929; MT...
Photograph [Mona Elizabeth Donnell's Wedding]About this object
A black and white studio portrait of the bride, bridesmaid and flower-girl in the wedding between John Maley and Mona Elizabeth Donnell, in 1929.
From left to right:
Donnell, Mona Elizabeth
Christie, Ralph (Mrs) (before she got married, but is as yet unidentified in her own right, possibly a Donnell)
John and Mona Maley are buried in the Mataura Cemetery (details of which can be found in the Gore District Council online cemetery records).
1929Inscription and Marks
Photographers stamp near bottom of mounting: 'The / Mora Studio / GORE. N.Z.'
An embossed symbol sits approximately central to a foldable flap, with a curved slot; and near the bottom edge is a straight slot.
Handwritten in blue pen on reverse of mounting: 'Wedding party / Bride / Mrs. Jock Maley nee MacDonnel / Mrs Ralph Christie / flower girl / Hazel Maley. Mrs Norris Johnston'
h 455mm x w 153mm
photograph, black and whiteObject Type
processed material, paperCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object number