About this object
Group portrait of members the Country Women's Institute taken at Omatua, Rissington, in 1932. The women pose for the photograph in front of Omatua Homestead. Miss Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer is seated on a chair near the front of the group.
The caption reads: Gathering of Women's Institutes at Omatua prior to Miss Spencer's visit to England in 1932. 365 members present to wish her well.
The photograph is housed in a scrapbook titled: History of Rissington Country Women's Institute.
Photographer, H J Lovell-Smith.
H J Lovell-Smith; 1881; 1948
Black and white photograph printed on paper pasted into a scrapbook.
Height x Width: 138 x 188mm
Height x Width: 352 x 240mm
Hasting H.B., Embossed, Embossed
New Zealand Federation of Women's Institutes
Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer; 16 Nov 1872; 23 Oct 1955
Current rights code
Out of copyright
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 17295
gifted by Rissington Country Women's Institute
m90/18, 17295, 88232