Photographs :
Description:
Photograph of a gentleman seated, wearing a shirt, tie and suit. A child is seated next to him and another sits on his lap. Both children wear short pants, blouses with large collars, bonnets, long socks and boots.
Members of the Mason/Boyes families who both settled at Tua Marina.
The children will be two of the following four Boyes children:
Montague Boyes b. 1896
David Stewart Boyes b. 1898
Arthur Robert Johnstone Boyes b. 1900
David Johnstone Boyes b. 1903
Potrait style photograph, taken by J Irvin, Jun. at Tua Marina, Marlborough (this photographer was only active from 1904 — 1912, dating this photograph to that period).
Date unknown.
Photograph is part of the Kemsley family album (2014.800.001).
Back of photo reads:
For Aunty Lily with love from you little nephews
also the father of dem boys
good sample of the old xxxx (blood)?

Dave & Emily

[David Boyes & Emily Boyes nee Mason]
Object Name:
Photograph
Object ID:
2014.800.015
Print Size:
10.8 x 13.2cm
Orig/copy:
Original
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