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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 14 December 1962, "Scottish couple celebrate their golden wedding. The Scottish-born couple, Mr and Mrs G. Laing, of Papaioea Place, Palmerston North, are celebrating their golden wedding anniversary this week. They were married at Coaltown of Wemys, Scotland, by the Rev. J. Kennedy. The bride, the only daughter of the late Mr and Mrs D. White, who later came to New Zealand, lived at Coaltown of Wemys while Mr Laing came from Falkland, Scotland."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_017449
Title
"Mr & Mrs G. Laing" Golden Wedding Anniversary
Relation
Manawatu Standard Negative Collection
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

Creation

Created By
Place
Papaeoia Place, Palmerston North
Date
December 14, 1962

Object rights

Credit Line
Fairfax Media New Zealand

Taxonomy

Community Tags
celebrations,
golden wedding,
papaioea place,

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