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Title: Farewell at Palmerston Town Hall
Photo No: PH0238/0763
Citation address: http://hdl.handle.net/10070/18266
Photographer: Barnes, W. J.
Date taken: 5-Aug-1913
Place: Darwin (N.T.)
Collection: Peter Spillett Collection.
Description: Farewell at Palmerston Town Hall in August 1913 for Mrs Strangman (wife of medical officer). Mrs Gilruth presided and presented Mrs Strangman with a bank draft so she could buy a momento of her time in the Territory. Mesdames Worgan and Witherdon were largely responsible and Ellen Ryan headed the committee. The NT Times said the women has transformed the hall into a 'large drawing room' by placing tables, cane chairs and pieces of carpet around as well as craft material. The NT Times also reported "nearly every woman in Palmerston attended..."
metadata.picturent.dc.relation.uri: http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article3272826
Related link: "Farewell to Mrs. Strangman." Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT : 1873 - 1927) 7 Aug 1913: 7.
Subject: women
Copyright owner: Northern Territory Library.
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Hardcopy format: 1 photograph : negative, b&w.
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