Search the collections
Slide - Ian Black & Hope Macpherson on Their Wedding Day, Victoria, 2 Apr 1965 Reg. No: MM 15278
- This slide forms part of a much larger collection of images from the life and career of Hope Macpherson Black. They document her famous research trips to Macquarie Island as part of the first team of women permitted to research in the Antarctic. Other images document her earlier expeditions around Australia and her wedding in 1965, which under the Marriage Bar at the time required her to resign her position at the peak of her career. Finally a number of images capture her latter career as a science teacher.
- 35mm transparency in mount.
- Description Of Content:
- Bride and groom outside church to the left of image and facing camera. Some guests in background outside and inside the church.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Paul Black, 2012
|Dimensions:||50 mm (Height), 50 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||antarctic research, weddings, working life|
|Themes this item is part of:||Hope Black nee Macpherson, Curator of Molluscs (1919 - )|
|Primary Classification:||MUSEUM HISTORY|
|Secondary Classification:||Working Life|
|Inscriptions:||Printed: Made in Australia|
|Format:||Slide: Colour; 35 mm|
|Person Depicted:||Mrs Hope Black (nee Macpherson), Victoria, Australia, 2 Apr 1965|
|Person Depicted:||Ian Black, 2 Apr 1965|
This item is part of the following themes: