Rutherford, James & Ernest, at Richmond Showgrounds

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Richmond/Tasman Region/New Zealand
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View of a man, James Rutherford and a boy, Ernest Rutherford, standing in a cart, pulled by a horse.
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120
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James and Ernest Rutherford at Richmond Showgrounds. Nelson Provincial Museum Collection: C3103.

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Possibly world-famous Physicist Ernest Rutherford and his father James. The family left Nelson area in 1888. Ernest (aged about 16) stayed and schooled at Nelson College for some time after.

- Bronwyn Wattrus

Posted on 27-11-2019 23:27:27