Group portrait, Country Women's Institute

Lovell-Smith, Hubert John
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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.
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Production technique
Media/Materials description
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
Subject period
Subject date
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 17295
Credit Line
gifted by Rissington Country Women's Institute
Other number(s)
m90/18, 17295, 88232


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