Waipawa District High School Rugby Team

Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
An interior group portrait photograph of the Waipawa District High School Football team, winners of the third grade competition cup, Season 1923. The young men are seated or standing in front of a painted backdrop. The captain holds a rugby ball painted with the year date 1923. The third grade competition cup is placed on a small foot stool in the central foreground of the image. The subjects are identified at the bottom of the card as: Back row: R Britten, 9-2; H McAulay, 10-5; B Davidson, 11-3; H Petherick, 11-9; E Hobin, 9-12; W Mitchell, 10-6. Middle Row: S Robb, 10-2; N Russell, 9-7; J Cosgrove, Captain, 10-5; L Wells, Vice-Captain, 10-4; L McIvor, 9-1. Front row: F Polhill, 7-2; E Windley, 8-5; W Kittow, 8-4; J Walker, 9-0.

Photographer, George Shackelford.
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Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted on card.
Height x Width: 151 x 204mm
Height x Width: 280 x 327mm
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Subject date
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 7241 q
Credit line
gifted by J L Milburn
Other number(s)
7241 q, m89/20, 84439

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