About this object
A studio group portrait of McGruer's female staff members dressed as nurses for a Napier Mardi Gras celebration in the early 1920s. The women are in dresses with aprons and caps. They have red cross symbols on their caps and arm bands and are posed around a partition screen that has fabric panels.
Photographer, A B Hurst.
Arthur Bendigo Hurst; 03 Feb 1880; 02 Dec 1964
Black and white photograph mounted on card.
Height x Width: 185 x 143mm
Height x Width: 304 x 253mm
A B Hurst Napier, Inscription, Handwritten
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 7216
gifted by Mr Mabel McGregor
m88/12, 7216, 84018