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black and white photograph

From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria

Description
A black / white portrait photograph of a lady in a long-sleeved top and long skirt. The photo is oval -shaped and mounted in a light grey card.
Size
H-138mm W-87mm
Object Registration
1231
Keywords
thomas-ellen
Historical information
Ellen Thomas was an Aboriginal woman who lived in Newmerella.
George Thomas who lived with his family at Newmerella on Grand View Road until the 1950's. The family was a very well-respected local Aboriginal family.
When Made
early 20th century
Significance
The Thomas family were early residents of Newmerella.
Inscriptions & Markings
on back - Ellen Thomas
Last updated
13 Jun 2019 at 5:57PM