Campbell Collections

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Alfred Thomas Metcalf and a hunting party

 

Label on back of photograph :

 

"Father and party hunting".  Identification taken from original album.  i.e. Man at centre Alfred Thomas Metcalf, who married Sarah Blamey sister of Ellen Blamey who married Marshall Campbell.

Queenstown, February 1902

 

Label on back of photograph :

 

"Queenstown. Feb. 1902".  Identification taken from original album.  Taken from Bowkers Kop.

Original photograph in KCL Ph. Album in the Erskine MSS. "Album" with loose leaves, p. 6.

The Metcalf sisters, Elsie and Ellen, with other family members

 

Label on back of photograph :

 

Margaret and Montagu Erskine, with Elsie Erskine and four children

 

Label on back of photograph :

 

Margaret Ellen Louise Erskine holding Shiela [Shelah].
Montague [Montagu] St Vincent Erskine holding Cissie & Natalie.
Elsie Metcalf standing (married to David Erskine).
Unknown girl in beret.

Natalie and Cissie Erskine

 

Label on back of photograph :

 

Natalie and Cissie Erskine, daughters of Montague [Montagu] St Vincent Erskine & Margaret Ellen Louise Erskine born Metcalf.  Jessie Mildred Cissie born 19th July 1897.

The Metcalf sisters and five children

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

"Margie, Ellen and children"

"Cissie and the smaller, Natalie"

Identification from original album.

Margie with her sisters Ellen and Elsie.

Marshall Campbell at Peace Cottage, Umhlanga Rocks, Natal

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

"Uncle Marshall Campbell at Peace Cottage"  Identification from original album

Original photograph in KCL Ph Album in the Erskine MSS.  "Album" with loose leaves, p. 8.

The home of Margaret and Montagu Erskine, Grey Street, Queenstown

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

"47 Grey Street Queenstown" (Home of Margaret and Montague [Montagu] Erskine).
Identification from original album

Original photograph in red-bound Ph. Album in the Erskine MSS, p. 20.

Alfred Thomas Metcalf and his family, on the front steps of a thatched house with a corrugated iron roof over the porch

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

"Father and children taken at the Cloisters." Identification from original album.

Margaret Erskine and Elsie Erskine, with three children

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

Seated: Margaret Erskine and daughter Cissie, born 1897.
Standing to the right, behind her sister, Elsie Erskine (born Metcalf) and Natalie.
Baby Shiela [Shelah] to the left

New Primrose Mine sports day, near Germiston

 

Label on back of photograph :

 

"New Primrose Sports day" "New Year Sports".  Identification taken from original album.

Original photograph in KCL Ph. Album in the Erskine MSS. "Album" with loose leaves, p. 2, and p. 11

Sheba Hill, Barberton

 

Label on back of photograph :

 

"Sheba Hill"

Identification from original album

Original photograph in KCL red bound Ph. Album in the Erskine MSS. p. 16.

Photograph album donated to KCL by Mr. M. Elton Mills, January 1984.

 

 

A young man, with a young woman, playing a traditional musical instrument possibly a musical bow

 

Label on photograph appears to be 'Seranading' or 'Sebanading' [could it be serenading?]

 

Handwritten label on back of photograph :

"Sebanading" - musical instrument. Check.  Identification by Museum Assistant Miss Y. Winters

Margaret Louise Erskine in Queenstown

 

Label on back of photograph :

 

"Margaret Louise Erskine in Queenstown"

Identification from original album

With her horse Ben

Original photograph in KCL red-bound Ph Album in the Erskine MSS, p. 18.

Charlie Hamilton

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

"Mr Charlie Hamilton"

Identification from original album

Original photograph in KCL Ph. Album in the Erskine MSS in "Album" with loose leaves, p. 9

Dance at Forbes Reef, Swaziland, 1893 (2)

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

"Dance at Forbes Reef, Swaziland 1893"

Original photograph in KCL Ph Album in the Erskine MSS.  "Album" with loose leaves, p. 19.

Photograph Album donated to KCL by Mr. M. Elton Mills, January 1984.    
Neg Sh 169 D4

Basotho kraal

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

"Basuto kraal"
Identification from original album

Original photograph in KCL red bound Ph. Album in the Erskine MSS, p. 6.

Photograph Album donated to KCL by Mr. M. Elton Mills, January, 1984.
Neg sh 170 A4

Chief Paramount

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

Sherotte Chief Paramount.

Original photograph in KCL Ph. album in the Erskine MSS.  (red bound, p.7)

Photograph Album donated to KCL by Mr. M. Elton Mills, January, 1984
Neg Sh 170 A5

 

A young Basotho woman

 

Label on back of photograph:

 

"A Basutoland belle"  

Identification from original album

Original photograph in KCL red bound Ph album in the Erskine MSS, p. 4

Photograph Album donated to KCL by Mr. M. Elton Mills, January 1984
Neg sh 170 A3

Collection: Erskine family papers

 

Erskine Family papers (KCM 98/57)

Pages

4392 records found.