Book, History of the Country Women's Institutes of New Zealand 1921-1958

Harper, Barbara
Dominion Federation of Country Women's Institutes
Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd
Kelso, Elizabeth
Martin, May
Production date
Post 1958

Object detail

Brief Description
Book entitled: History of the Country Women's Institutes of New Zealand 1921 to 1958.

Compiled by Barbara Harper for the Dominion Federation of New Zealand Country Women's Institutes. Includes a foreword by May Martin and an Introduction by Elizabeth Kelso.

Chapters include:

Chapter 1: The Founder of the Movement
Chapter 2: The Start of the Movement
Chapter 3: The Challenge
Chapter 4: The National Organisation
Chapter 5: The War Years
Chapter 6: Silver Jubilee
Chapter 7: The Coronation and Afterwards

The book concludes with a list of branches, organised by location.

Published by Whitcombe and Tombs Limited, post 1958.
Production date
Post 1958
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hard cover book with a paper jacket cover; printed in ink on paper.
Height x Width: 194 x 130mm
To Hastings Centre with the compliments of R E Allen, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject date
Credit line
gifted by Betty Dillon
Other number(s)
m2000/66/30, 87642


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