About this object
Portrait of Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer, known as Bessie, wearing an academic gown and mortarboard on the occasion of her graduation with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Canterbury College in 1895. She studied extramurally while a pupil/teacher at Napier Girls' High School.
Black and white photograph trimmed to an oval shape and adhered to card mount
Height x Width: 228 x 135mm
Spencer Papers No. 89, Old Collection Information
Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer; 16 Nov 1872; 23 Oct 1955
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 
gifted by Mrs F Hutchinson