Waipawa District High School Rugby Team

Shackelford, Thomas George Sydney
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Public Domain
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About this object
An interior group portrait photograph of Waipawa District High School Football Team, winner of the Wills Cup Seven-a-side Tournament. The unidentified young men are seated or standing in front of a painted backdrop. The team captain holds a rugby ball painted with the year 1921. A cup rests on a stool in the central foreground of the image. The subjects are identified at the bottom of the card as: Standing: N Swain, 9-12; H Anstis, Vice Captain, 10-2; E Watts, 11-0; B Bibby, 9-9. Sitting: L Miller, 8-9; J Milburn, Captain, 11-1; A Miller, 10-0.

Photographer, George Shackelford.
Date, 1921.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted on card.
Height x Width: 153 x 201mm
Height x Width: 280 x 307mm
Subject period
Subject date
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 7241 k
Credit Line
gifted by J L Milburn
Other number(s)
7241 k, m89/20, 84454


Public comments

L Miller was my father, aka Dickie and A Miller is older brother Arthur Miller. Arthur was the last mayor of Taradale before it was amalgamated with Napier . There is a school named after him

- David Miller posted 2 years ago.

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