Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs

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Date
[ca 1895-1925]
By
Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942
Ref
PA-Group-00629
Description

Photographs attributed to Robina Nicol, who lived for a time at 50 Austin Tce, Wellington, between 1895 and 1925. Show family of Thomas William Kirk (1856-1936), temperance activities, women and children, Baptist Church activities, scenes in Wellington, Wanganui and Rotorua. Robina Nicol is in several of the photographs, and it is likely that those were taken by her husband Alexander Scott Nicol.

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Arrangement: Negatives at 1/2-233533-G to 1/2-233930-G, and 1/2-234155-G, and 1/4-121268-G to 1/4-121474-G.

Quantity: 605 b&w original negative(s). 90 b&w original photographic print(s).

Additional description

Many of these negatives are damaged from water (mould damaging the emulsion), and various forms of chemical degradation. But throughout there are groups of negatives in good condition.

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605 b&w original negative(s), 90 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs
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Portrait of Sarah Jane Kirk knitting
Date: [Between 1895 and 1916] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/4-121281-G Description: Portrait of Sarah Jane Kirk knitting in front of a draped cloth. Photograph taken ca 1895-1916, probably by Robina Nicol of Wellington. Source of title - T...
Cybele Kirk seated in a garden, knitting
Date: [ca 1916] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233650-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1916, showing Cybele Ethel Kirk seated in a garden, knitting. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Phys...
Whanganui River
Date: [Between 1895 and 1916] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233619-G Description: Whanganui River. Photograph taken ca 1895-1916, probably by Robina Nicol of Wellington. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry pl...
Girl in chair
Date: [Between 1895 and 1916] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/4-121339-G Description: Girl in chair. Photograph taken ca 1895-1916, probably by Robina Nicol of Wellington. Source of title - Title supplied by Library Quantity: 1 b&w original...
Portrait of Sarah Jane Kirk in a domestic garden setting
Date: [ca 1895-1925] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233884-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1895-1925, showing Sarah Jane Kirk in a domestic garden setting. She wears a jackets and carries an umbrel...
Group portrait of Cybele Ethel Kirk with nine young women
Date: [ca 1900-1925] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233904-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1900-1925, showing a group portrait of Cybele Ethel Kirk wearing glasses seated in on the left of nine yo...
Group portrait of Cybele Ethel Kirk with nine young women wearing floral dresses with fichues
Date: [ca 1895-1925] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233901-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1895-1925, showing Cybele Ethel Kirk (seated on right) with nine young women wearing formal floral dresses...
Janet Atkinson and Cybele Kirk
Date: [ca 1925] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233777-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1925, showing Janet Atkinson and Cybele Ethel Kirk standing in a garden. Janet is dressed in a dark dress...
Wanganui from western bank of Whanganui river
Date: [Between 1895 and 1916] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233614-G Description: View of Wanganui from western bank of Whanganui River, showing paddle steamer at wharf and Moutoa Gardens. Photograph taken ca 1895-1916, probably by Robina...
Trees in front of a body of water
Date: [ca 1895-1925] From: Nicol, Robina, 1861-1942: Photographs Ref: 1/2-233793-G Description: Photograph attributed to Robina Nicol, taken circa 1895-1925, showing trees in front of a body of water, possibly a river. A similar image is at Library ref...