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Women golfers, 1920s (2nd of 2)

Women golfers, 1920s

The names and the location of these relaxed women are not known, but the period is the early 1920s. Their clothing and manner suggests that golf was becoming an everyday pastime for a wider range of New Zealand women than in the past.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PAColl-9404

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How to cite this page:

Garry Ahern, 'Golf - Changing face of golf', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/39263/women-golfers-1920s (accessed 28 February 2020)

Story by Garry Ahern, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Sep 2016