About this object
An album of ephemera relating to Doctor Thomas Hitching's family of Napier.

a) Silhouette of Reverend James Hitchings, Vicar of Wargrave Berks.

b) Silhouette of Uncle Charles Hardaway Hitchings.

c) Silhouette of Charles Hardaway Hitchings.

d) Silhouette of Uncle Edward Hitchings.

e) Silhouette of Miss Joanna Hitchings.

f) Silhouette of Uncle Edward Hitchings drowned in America.

g) The family tree of Henry Edward Hitchings. Thomas Hitchings was born 25 April 1816.

(h) Album cover with embossed greenery surrounding a painting of flowers.

(i) Manuscript titled Serious Accident.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Written and drawn on card and paper with black ink and pencil. The cover is joined with satin ribbons.
Album cover is embossed with a painting of flowers within the embossed square.
Height x Width: 240 x 190mm
Height x Width: 112 x 70mm
Height x Width: 110 x 78mm
Height x Width: 222 x 175mm
Height x Width: 215 x 155mm
Height x Width: 272 x 180mm
Height x Width: 280 x 215mm
Height x Width: 305 x 240mm
Height x Width: 152 x 100mm
Display location
Current rights
Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, m71/31
Credit line
gifted by Miss Christine Edgar
Other number(s)
m71/31, 76262

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