First Conference of Women's Institutes, Omatua

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A photograph of attendees at the inaugural conference of Women's Institutes held at Omatua, Rissington, on 27 October 1925. The conference was attended by members of the Woodville Country Women's Institute, Norsewood Country Women's Institute, Otawhao Country Women's Institute, Havelock North Country Women's Institute, Rissington Country Women's Institute, and Taradale Country Women's Institute. The women pose for the photograph in front of Omatua Homestead.

The photograph is housed in a scrapbook titled: History of Rissington Country Women's Institute.

Photographer, unknown.
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Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph printed on paper pasted into a scrapbook.
Height x Width: 70 x 119mm
Height x Width: 352 x 240mm
Subject period
Subject date
27 Oct 1925
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 17281
Credit Line
gifted by Rissington Country Women's Institute
Other number(s)
m90/18, 17281, 88208


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