Photograph, Seaward Downs Basket Ball 1929; Unknown photographer; 1929; WY.1992....


Photograph, Seaward Downs Basket Ball 1929

About this object

This is a photograph of the Seaward Downs Basket Ball Team for 1929. Originally, netball was called women's basket ball in New Zealand.

Who is in the Photograph?

Back Row: Mary Hawke, Lex Arnott, Gladys Palmer, Elsie Butler, Miss Percy
Front: Helen Welsh, Joyuce Palmer, Masie Palmer, Hannah Weir, Cathie Gorman.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Seaward Downs


Unknown photographer

Maker Role


Date Made


Inscription and Marks

Lower right hand side of photo on a yellow sticker:
On reverse in top left hand corner in ink:
'WY 92 2'
Below that in ink:
C J 5'
In lower right hand corner added in pencil:
On a white piece of lined paper stuck onto mount:
'Basket Ball 1929. Seaward Downs'
Names of players as per public description.


h 195 mm x w 247 mm



Object Type


Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Subject and Association Keywords

Sport and Leisure

Medium and Materials

processed material, organic, vegetal, paper, photographic paper
processed material, organic, vegetal, paper, card

Object number


Copyright Licence  

Public Domain Public Domain

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