Digitised Image

Women selling ANZAC poppies, Wellington, 20 April 1940

Reference Number: EP-Days of Commemoration-ANZAC Day-05

Veterans of `Poppy Day.' At the time that this photograph was taken, these five women had sold poppies in the streets of Wellington since the first New Zealand `Poppy Day' in 1922. From the left they are Mesdames Gendall, Haldane, Anslow, Griffiths, and Gourley. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 20th of April 1940.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Group portraits, related to Wellington City, Women - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Anzac Day, World War, 1914-1918 - Anniversaries, etc., Poppy Day and Clothing and dress - New Zealand.

Part of:
Days of Commemoration, Reference Number EP-Days of Commemoration (7 digitised items)
Evening Post illustrations file, Reference Number PAColl-7327-1 (342 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 20.8 x 15.5. Single photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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