Portrait of a group of men and women seated outdoors in a park or bushland, in Paramatta, NSW, circa 1880. One of the men included in the group is William John Ferris.

Part of a collection of photographs and documents relating to William John Ferris (1855-1917). Ferris was born in Parramatta, he married in 1885 and had one daughter and three sons. From 1883 he was an Alderman of Parramatta Council, being elected Mayor in 1890 and 1896. In July 1898 he was elected to the NSW Legislative Assembly as the member for Parramatta, he lost his seat in June 1901.

Description of Content

Group of nine men and two women seated on the ground in a bushland or park setting.

Physical Description

Black and white photograph, mounted on card.

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