St. Peter’s Church Institute

St.Peter's Church Institute

Title St. Peter’s Church Institute
Date c1920
Location Rawdon
Photo ID I073
Comment St. Peter’s Church Institute Celebrations.

The donor of this photo Val Ryan tells us the purpose of the celebration is unknown. She comments, “It was obviously quite an important event as they are wearing flowers and the table is beautifully laid with all the best silver. The lady on the far left has also got a large bouquet. Note the way the ladies are nearly all wearing aprons (pinnies) to protect their Sunday best dresses.

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F973 – St. Peter’s Church Institute Ladies, 1936.

Rawdon Ladies – 1936.

The location of this is at the Rawdon Cricket Club grounds, the donor of the photo, Val Ryan told us her mum is 3rd from the left on the back row, her granny is next to her, 4th left. Val thinks the occasion was probably connected to the Church Institute on Town Street.

Consolidated by Jack Brayshaw. 26 January 2021.
Last updated: 23 March 2021.

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