Brett Collection : Photograph of the visit of Sir John Gorst to the Veterans' Home

Date
December 15th 1906
Ref
PAColl-4266
Description

Sir John Gorst and John Logan Campbell on the steps of a Veterans' Home with a group of veterans in their uniforms and wearing their medals. The pillars at the top and bottom of the steps are carved with the names Kitchener, Kenny and MacDonald. A group of three women are looking on the verandah behind them. Photographer unidentified.

Gorst had left New Zealand in 1863 but returned in 1906 as special commissioner to the International Exhibition in Christchurch.

Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).

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Format
1 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs
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