Te Awa Swimming and Life Saving Club

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Public Domain
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Object detail

About this object
A group photograph of the women and children of the Te Awa Swimming and Life Saving Club.

The women are standing a row in the back in their swimming costumes and hair wraps. A smaller group of children are kneeling in front of the women. Some younger children are seated on the grass in front of those kneeling.

The photograph is believed to have been taken in the early twentieth century. The exact date and photographer are unknown.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted on card.
Height x Width: 110 x 154mm
Height x Width: 200 x 250mm
Mavis Simmonds, Inscription, Handwritten
Te Awa, Inscription, Handwritten
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15206
Credit Line
gifted by Joy Miller
Other number(s)
m2008/61/4, 15206, 77014


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