Story: Gard'ner, Elizabeth Anne

A cookery class in progress at Christchurch Technical College in the early years of the twentieth century

A cookery class in progress at Christchurch Technical College in the early years of the twentieth century

A pioneer in the teaching of home science in New Zealand, Elizabeth Gard'ner was head of the domestic science department at Christchurch Technical College from 1907.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Steffano Webb Collection (PAColl-3061)
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Photograph by Steffano Francis Webb

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How to cite this page:

Leah Taylor. 'Gard'ner, Elizabeth Anne', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/3g2/gardner-elizabeth-anne (accessed 20 July 2019)