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From the Collection of Kiewa Valley Historical Society Mount Beauty Information Centre 31 Bogong High Plains Rd Mt Beauty Victoria

Description
Two photographs, one black and white and one sepia tone
Size
Both 85mm x 88mm
Object Registration
KVHS 1159
Keywords
wedding dress, clothing, mt. beauty, social history
Historical information
Photographs of Ian and Margaret Rose McKendrick (nee Vyner) on their wedding day. Margaret was the daughter of Reta and Harry Vyner who were early residents of the Kiewa area during the construction of the Hydro Electric Scheme.
Margaret and Ian were married at St. Mathews Anglican Church, Albury on 11th January 1958. The cream dress that Margaret wore was her Mother's dress, Reta Vyner.

Note: Wedding Dress is stored in Box 66.
Wedding Photo is in KVHS 0970(B)

When Made
11th January, 1958
Significance
This wedding dress was part of a display in the Information Centre and is part of the social history of Mt. Beauty and Bogong Village during the construction period of the Kiewa Hydro Electric Scheme. It is typical of the apparel worn in the 1950's.
Inscriptions & Markings
No inscriptions or markings
Last updated
12 Jul 2020 at 2:03PM