Digitised Image

Girls in fancy dress, featuring Britannia, ca 1914-1918

Reference Number: 1/1-012300-G

Group of four unidentified girls in fancy dress, photographed outside, alongside the Union Flag of the United Kingdom. The girl at the back represents Britannia, with her shield and trident. The three girls in the foreground possibly represent Wales(?) (with a costume featuring ferns and stars), Ireland (with shamrocks) and Scotland (with tartan). Photograph taken by James McAllister, possibly during World War I.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Britannia (Symbolic figure) and Children's costumes.

Part of:
McAllister, James, 1869-1952 :Negatives of Stratford and Taranaki district, Reference Number PAColl-3054 (306 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Horizontal image

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures391. Costume. Fancy Dress(PFP-004709)

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