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Title: [Irene Johnson]
Item Name: Amy Johnson
Maker: Hartnall, Isabel

Description:

B/W photographic portrait (head & shoulders) of a young woman, identified by the donor as being Irene Johnson (1904-1929), Amy's younger sister. She trained as a teacher for a while and in 1926 she married Teddy Pocock, who worked for Shell-Mex Ltd., Hull and was a friend of the family. Irene was regarded as the beauty of the Johnson family and enjoyed doing amateur musical performances with her husband. She committed suicide in 1929 in mysterious circumstances. The donor is Amy's cousin. Card mount.


Year: 1925-1929(c)
Materials: paper; card
Measurements: L:18.5cm; W:12.5cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 2002.93