Kōrero: Luxford, Nola

Nola Luxford wearing the first dress made from a fabric of her design, 1940s

Nola Luxford wearing the first dress made from a fabric of her design, 1940s

During the Second World War Nola Luxford raised funds for medical services by producing patriotic fabric designs; this one was called 'There will always be an England'.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PA1-q-379-22

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Carole van Grondelle. 'Luxford, Nola', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/4l20/luxford-nola (accessed 29 September 2020)