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Wedding Photo of Mary Clay

From the Collection of Churchill Island Heritage Farm 246 Samuel Amess Drive Newhaven Victoria

Description
Sepia photograph of a wedding portrait of a bride and groom standing in the apse of a cathedral.
Size
13.5cm x 18.3cm
Object Registration
0661.1A
Keywords
margaret amess, churchill island, photograph, wedding portrait
Historical information
Churchill Island Heritage Farm has a large photograph collection dating from the mid nineteenth century to the last decade. This photograph shows two members of Margaret Amess' household at Tynefield.
Inscriptions & Markings
Catalogue number written in pencil on reverse.
Written in pen on reverse: 'Mary Clay (nee Hennebery) was maid to Margaret Amess at "Tynefield" Elwood until she married the gardener./ Mary was auntie to the donor Joyce Hurle. The two oil paintings donated by Joyce had originally been given to Mary by M Amess as had the supper cloth embroidered by MA and damask dining table cloth used by her.'
Last updated
8 Apr 2020 at 2:56PM