Appropriately-dressed onlookers watch the presentation
of débutantes at a celebration ball during the 2001
reunion of Manuel José’s descendants.
Private collection, McConnell family
John Wilson, 'Other Western Europeans - Spain and Portugal', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/3825/manuel-jose-reunion-ball (accessed 30 November 2023)
Story by John Wilson, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015