About this object
Soothing Touch. The relaxing and therapeutic techniques of infant massage are being taught around New Zealand by former Napier woman Peggy Dawson. Her hands are pictured soothing 11-month-old Chole Peterson of Napier using the technique. Trainer with the International Association of Infant Massage. Peggy works with AIDs patients, drug-exposed babies and people with other life threatening illnesses.
Photograph taken 20 March and published in newspaper on that date.
Daily Telegraph; 1871; 1999
20 Mar 1993
One of two negatives published in same article. Two strips of three negatives.
Height x Width: 20 x 35mm
Current rights code
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, B/1993/03/20/01/30
gifted by the Daily Telegraph