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Jack and Rudolph Lousich collecting donations for their father Louis, in Kumara, [ca 1897]

Reference Number: 1/2-049635-G

Jack (right) and Rudolph Lousich collecting donations for their father Louis Lousich. The sign reads: Deserving Case. Be so kind as to patronise the blind man a widower with five children who lost his sight and right arm by an explosion of dynamite at Kumara. Smallest donation thankfully received. Photograph taken ca 1897 in Kumara by Steffano Francis Webb.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Stereographs, related to Louis Lousich, Giovannie Sargeant Lousich, Rudolph Forlesse Lousich, Kumara, Begging, Children and Public welfare - Finance.

Part of:
Webb, Steffano, 1880?-1967 : Collection of negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3061 (276 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Irregular formatSingle negative

Historical Notes: The accident occurred in May 1884

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures6. Westland Co. Kumara(PFP-002433)

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