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Wedding portrait of Eileen Mary Lockhart (née Little) and Ernest John ('Jack') Lockhart, Swan Hill, Victoria, 23 May 1947 [picture] / Wendels Studio, Swan Hill
Bib ID 3601540
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Wendels Studio
 
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Description 1947 
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.2 x 15.3 cm., on mount 35.5 x 25.1 cm. 
Series

Lockhart family's wedding veil and a collection of photographs of it being worn by brides over several generations.

Biography/History

"Jack was Nessie's youngest brother. Eileen's family farmed a dried fruit block at Goodnight. Following their marriage Jack and Eileen farmed on a portion of the family property 'Milleu', at Goodnight. In the 1960's Jack and Eileen and their family moved to farm in the Kalgan district near Albany, in SW WA."--Notes from acquisition documentation.

Notes

Title from caption list provided by family member.

Part of the collection: The Lockhart family's wedding veil and a collection of photographs of it being worn by brides over several generations.

"To Nessie & Norman with best wishes - From Eileen & Jack 23-5-47"--Inscriptions next to photograph.

Photographer's embossing stamp on lower right corner of photograph.

"Eileen Mary Little m. Ernest John ('Jack') Lockhart on 23 May 1947 at Swan Hill, Victoria."--Notes from acquisition documentation.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-150063040

Source of Acquisition Donated by Jenny Hadlow and Rosemary Hyde on behalf of the family, 2005. 
Subjects Lockhart, Ernest John -- Portraits.  |  Lockhart, Eileen Mary -- Portraits.  |  Weddings -- Victoria -- Photographs.  |  Marriage customs and rites -- Victoria -- Photographs.  |  Wedding costume -- Victoria -- Photographs.  |  Brides -- Victoria -- Portraits.  |  Bridegrooms -- Victoria -- Portraits.  |  Bridal bouquets -- Victoria -- Photographs.

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