About this object
A photograph of a young woman identified as Dot taken at St Hilda's Children's Home, Otane, between 1919 and 1920. Dot is holding a washing basket. She stands in front of what appears to be corrugated iron water tanks. Washing on a line is visible in the distance between the two tanks.
The photograph is in an album containing images of the children who were living at the Anglican orphanage from 1919 to 1920.
The photograph is attributed to Miss Edith Waller who was Matron of St Hilda's at the time.
Black and white photograph mounted on black paper pages in an album of green linen with gold embossed printing on the front.
Height x Width: 44 x 66mm
Dot, Inscription, Handwritten
St Hilda's Children's Home
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Out of copyright
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 16410
gifted by Marsha Donaldson
m93/21, Album 41, 16410, 82385