About this object
Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer, known as Jerome by Women's Institute members and as Bessie amongst her family, demonstrating spinning at the New Zealand and South Seas International Exhibition in Dunedin. She is pictured with one hand on the spinning wheel and the other holding strands of wool.
The New Zealand and South Seas International Exhibition was a world's fair held in Dunedin from 17 November 1925 until 1 May 1926.
Black and white photograph adhered to card
Height x Width: 168 x 225mm
James Black & Son /The Cheapest /Picture Framers /Emerson St., Napier, Label
Spencer Papers No. 23, Old Collection Information
Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer; 16 Nov 1872; 23 Oct 1955
Nov 1925-May 1926
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 
gifted by Mrs F Hutchinson