Kōrero: Exhibitions and world’s fairs

Spinning in the women's court, New Zealand and South Seas Exhibition, 1925–26 (3 o 3)

Spinning in the women's court, New Zealand and South Seas Exhibition, 1925–26

The New Zealand and South Seas Exhibition in Dunedin in 1925–26 was notable for having a women's court in which the arts and crafts of the British Empire's women were on display. Here, a local woman shows her technique at the spinning wheel, while lacework can be seen in the background.

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Hocken Library, University of Otago
Reference: S14-290e

Permission of the Hocken Library Uare Taoka o Hakena, University of Otago, must be obtained before any re-use of this image. Further information may be obtained from the Library through its website.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Exhibitions and world’s fairs - New Zealand exhibitions, 1900 onwards', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/45446/spinning-in-the-womens-court-new-zealand-and-south-seas-exhibition-1925-26 (accessed 20 November 2019)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014