Photograph of Castleton Women's Institute members, 1922


Description
Media Type:
Image
Text
Item Type:
Scrapbooks
Description:
Cramahe Archives have four Women's Institute [WI] Scrapbooks in its collections. The WI scrapbooks contain diverse subject material about Colborne and Cramahe. All four WI scrapbooks have been scanned page by page. The scrapbooks can be accessed by going to the "Browse by Subject" option on the Cramahe Archives home page and scrolling to the bottom of the subject terms to locate "Women's Institute Scrapbooks" and then click on this link.

This print appears on page 24 in the Women's Institute scrapbook - the local identifier number for this particular scrapbook is 5sb. Original photographs included in this Women's Institute scrapbook have had individual records created for them, greatly increasing their accessibility for searching under general keyword terms.

To access the WI scrapbook by using its local identifier number go to - "Advanced Search" (on the Cramahe Archives home page), enter "5sb" in the keyword search box and then click the radial button on the bottom of the "Fields to Search: Local Identifier," scroll down and click "Go"
Notes:
Cramahe Archives does not hold this scrapbook in its collection, but has high quality digital images of the contents. The image was not taken from the original photograph, but from a copy.

Castleton Branch, Women's Institute, was founded in November 1905.

Inscriptions:
This photograph appears twice in the Women's Institute Scrapbook, 5sb - on p.24 and p.26.

The caption on p.24 reads: "Meeting at Mrs. A. Johnson's home, a group of ladies who gathered to sew carpet rags, June 20, 1922. There are 32 persons in the snap."

An date inscription in the upper right hand corner reads: "1922" The caption on p.26 reads: "Back Row: Donna Lesper, Beth Carr, Helen Newman, Cora Gooderich, x, Mrs. John McKague & child, Carrie Welton ; Sitting on Verandah: Mrs. Fred (Ada) Black, x, Flossie Welton & Rita, Mrs. Wilkie Nelson, Mrs. Will Campbell, Mrs. Al Johnston (hostess) & two sons, Mrs. Will Gerow, Mrs. Frank Cowie, Mrs. A.J. Jones, Pearl Church, x ; On the grass: Mrs. Geo. Campbell, Mrs. J.E. Wolfraim, Mrs. Dave Arkles, Mrs. Dennis Lathrop, Miss Crichton, Mrs. Sarah Richards, Mrs. Ben Andrus, x,x,x. x means that I don't know." This caption has also been included as an image for reference as the interpretation of the spelling of the some of the names may be incorrect.

Click on the Select arrow for Pages to see an additional photo and the caption of personal names. The Pages box is located at the top of the page.
Date of Original:
1922
Dimensions:
Width: 15 in
Height: 12 in
Subject(s):
Language of Item:
English
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Holder:
Copyright, public domain: Cramahe Township Public Library owns the rights to the archival copy of the digital image.
Contact
Cramahe Township Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

6 King Street West
PO Box 190
Colborne, ON K0K 1S0

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Photograph of Castleton Women's Institute members, 1922


Cramahe Archives have four Women's Institute [WI] Scrapbooks in its collections. The WI scrapbooks contain diverse subject material about Colborne and Cramahe. All four WI scrapbooks have been scanned page by page. The scrapbooks can be accessed by going to the "Browse by Subject" option on the Cramahe Archives home page and scrolling to the bottom of the subject terms to locate "Women's Institute Scrapbooks" and then click on this link.

This print appears on page 24 in the Women's Institute scrapbook - the local identifier number for this particular scrapbook is 5sb. Original photographs included in this Women's Institute scrapbook have had individual records created for them, greatly increasing their accessibility for searching under general keyword terms.

To access the WI scrapbook by using its local identifier number go to - "Advanced Search" (on the Cramahe Archives home page), enter "5sb" in the keyword search box and then click the radial button on the bottom of the "Fields to Search: Local Identifier," scroll down and click "Go"