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Digital Photograph - Wedding Portrait, Alan Davies, Annie Crocker Davies & Attendants, Ballarat, 1934 Image Reg. No: MM 97866

Summary:
Black and white photograph of Alan Davies, Annie Crocker Davies and their wedding attendants in Ballarat in 1934. In the image Annie wears the family wedding veil which was passed down through the one female line and worn by over 100 women over five generations.

The Limerick lace wedding veil was imported from Ireland for the wedding of Scottish migrant Janet Scrimgeour when she married Danish migrant Peter Franz Brackelmann in Bendigo in 1865. It remained in the family until it was donated to Museum Victoria.
Description:
Digital image from a black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Studio portrait of Alan Davies, Annie Crocker Davies and their two attendants in their wedding dress.
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: celebrations, portraits, weddings, wedding costumes
Themes this item is part of: Janet Scrimgeour, Scottish Migrant, 1854, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: CELEBRATIONS & TRADITIONS
Secondary Classification: Weddings
Tertiary Classification: portraits
Format: Monochrome
Place & Date Depicted: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1934

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