Noel, Tare and Jack, St Hilda's Children's Home

Waller, Edith
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A photograph of a small group of boys playing on the verandah of St Hilda's Children's Home, Otane, taken between 1919 and 1920. The boy in the background facing the camera is identified as Noel. Tare sits in the foreground on the edge of the verandah holding a tennis racket to his mouth. At the right edge of the photograph Jack is visible looking down at a toy.

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.
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Media/Materials description
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: 66 x 44mm
Noel Tare Jack, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject date
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 16447
Credit Line
gifted by Marsha Donaldson
Other number(s)
m93/21, Album 41, 16447, 82515


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