Campbell Collections

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Portrait photograph of Stuart Townsend Erskine

 

Handwritten label on back of photograph :

"Stuart Townsend Erskine"

 

Printed on the back of the photograph:

"Duffus Brothers.  Artists.  Burlington House, Pritchard St. Johannesburg.  Transvaal Gold Fields S.A.R."

 

 

Studio photograph of Stuart and Montagu Erskine, 1871

 

Handwritten label on back of photograph :

"Jessie Erskine.  October 1871.  Stuart & Monty"

 

Printed on the front of the photograph:

"Forbes. Pietermaritzburg, Natal"

 

 

 

Erskine family papers (KCM 98/57) ;

File 5

Studio photograph of a woman and a small girl, probably a mother and daughter

 

On the back of the photograph:

"From the Studio of B Kisch.  Photographer & Artist, Durban, Natal. Copies may be had"

 

 

 

Erskine family papers (KCM 98/57) ;

File 5

 

Alfred Thomas Metcalf at Forbes Reef, Swaziland, 1893

 

Label on back of photograph:

"A.T. Metcalf in 1893 at Forbes Reef Swaziland"

 

There is a note displayed in the photograph :

"A Merry Christmas to you.  Forbes Reef Swazieland 1893"

 

 

Erskine family papers (KCM 98/57) ;

File 5

Seven men at the verandah of a corrugated iron house, posing with hunting rifles and three small antelope, possibly duiker

 

Label on back of photograph:

"A A [Blow] Esq        A T Metcalf"  

Note: From the label, it appears that the man seated at the left of the picture, smoking a pipe, is A.T. Metcalf, and the man seated on the right, patting a dog, is A.A. [Blow].

 

 

Alfred Thomas Metcalf

 

Label on back of photograph:

"To wish you and yours a Right Happy Christmas & New Year.  From Mr & Mrs Metcalf"  

 

 

Erskine family papers (KCM 98/57) ;

File 5

 

Greetings card from Alfred Thomas Metcalf, with photograph

 

Written on the photograph: "Father".

The text printed on the card: " 'I wish you all the joy that you can wish.' Merchant of Venice.  From ..." [The card is signed "A.T. Metcalf", in pencil] 

 

Card from Alfred Thomas Metcalf, Hearty Greeting

 

Embossed on the card: "Hearty Greeting".

Handwritten note on the card: "Pictures of A.T. Metcalf who married Sissie (Sarah) Blamey"

 

Margaret Ellen Louise Metcalf

 

Notes on back of photograph :

"For Monty.  Dec: 1894"

"Margaret Ellen Louise Metcalf" (written in pencil in a different handwriting)

 

Printed on back of photograph:

West street garden

West-Street Gardens, Durban

Durban town hall

Durban town hall

Town hall

Town hall and public Raths

City hall

City hall, Durban

General post office

General post office, Durban

Erskine family papers: Photographs (2)
Margaret Ellen Louise Metcalf, holding two assegais and a shield

 

There is a note on the shield in the photograph :

"A Merry Christmas from Forbes Reef Swazieland 1893"

 

Handwritten note on photograph:

"Margaret Ellen Louise Metcalf"

 

 

Erskine family papers (KCM 98/57) ;

File 5

 

Portrait photograph of a young man

 

Printed on back of photograph:

"Photographer Wm Laws Caney, Natal.  This or any other portrait enlarged up to life size and painted in Oil or Water Colors to order.  Negatives kept, copies may be had."

 

Pencilled note on back of photograph :

Portrait photograph of an unidentified young woman, dressed in horse riding attire and holding a riding crop in her hand

 

Printed on back of photograph:

"James Brading. 118 High Street.  Newport. I.W.  Prize Medal awarded to Messrs Brading & Co.  Hampshire & Isle of Wight Exhibition of Industry & Art.  1866."

 

Handwritten label on back of photograph :

Jessie Smith Erskine

 

Printed on back of photograph:

"From the Studio of B Kisch.  Photographer & Artist, Durban, Natal. Copies may be had"

 

Handwritten label on back of photograph :

"Mrs Stuart Townsend Erskine born Jessie [Smith] Buchanan"

 

 

 

Two women seated in a motor vehicle outside the Campbell family home, Muckleneuk, in Durban

 

There are various notes in different handwritings on the back of this photograph:

 

"for Mrs Erskine"

"Outside Marshall Campbell's home, Berea - Durban.  Granny Erskine"

"Margaret Ellen Louise in back & Isobel [Phillips] in front"

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