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 wears a blouse, high waisted skirt and dark stockings. She stands in front of the white picket fence that surrounded the villa used as the children's home. The partially enclosed sun porch is visible in the background of the image.
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: 43 x 65mm
Dot, Inscription, Handwritten
St Hilda's Children's Home
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 16415
gifted by Marsha Donaldson
m93/21, Album 41, 16415, 82402