Jack and Rudolph Lousich collecting donations for their father Louis, in Kumara
Jack (right) and Rudolph Lousich collecting donations for their father Louis Lousich. The sign reads: 'Deserving Case. Be so kind as to patronise the blind man a widower with five children who lost his sight and right arm by an explosion of dynamite at Kumara. Smallest donation thankfully received.' Photograph taken ca 1897 in Kumara by Steffano Francis Webb.
The accident occurred in May 1884
Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Physical Description: Glass plate stereographic negative 12 x 16.4 cm
Access restrictions: Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format: 1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Stereographs, Glass plate stereographic negative 12 x 16.4 cm, Orientation: Irregular formatSee original record
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