About this object
A photograph of the Country Queen, Mrs Gladys Elizabeth Jane Hudson, taken at Windsor Park in Hastings on 8 November 1952. She is accompanied by the Chairman, Mr Gavin Richmond Baillie, two flower girls, Juliet Barker and Sally Stead, and three Maids of Honour, Kathleen Beamish, Josephine Glazebrook, and Marian Stead. The procession was held as part of the Hastings and District War Memorial Appeal, Queen Carnival Campaign. A crowd of people can be seen lining the procession route.
08 Nov 1952
Black and white photograph glued to an album page.
Height x Width: 103 x 158mm
Height x Width x Depth/Length: 224 x 312 x 40mm
Arrival of the Country Queen with Chairman and entourage, Inscription, Handwritten
Gladys Elizabeth Jane Hudson; 1908
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 17054
gifted by Mrs Louise Ross
m2003/82, 17054, 85658