Embroidered Signatures ProjectSACWA. Parker Group. Semaphore Branch: Cloth

South Australian Country Women's Association
South Australian Country Women's Association. Semaphore Branch
183cm x 225cm
Historical Period/Date
20th Century
ID Number
Cloths,Satin Stitch,Stem Stitch,

Physical Description

White damask cloth with "Semaphore SACWA" machine stitched in satin stitch with maroon cotton thread. "Rose garden of memories" is hand embroidered in satin stitch with maroon cotton thread below the above text. Names in lower and upper case are stem stitched with a single strand of red cotton thread. The names are stitched randomly and radiate out from the centre of the cloth above the title text which is centred at the bottom of the cloth.

Theme and Purpose

Commemorative. South Australian Country Women's Association. Parker Group. Semaphore Branch. Members' signatures.


Below are the names that have been transcribed from this object. Multiple instances of a name on one object is indicated by a bracketed number after the name. A name in bold appears on other objects. Click these names to see the other objects.

Allen, Kay

Allen, Sally

Anderson, Chris

Anderson, Glad

Anderson, Mira

Bailey, Julie

Bear, Lil

Bird, Margaret

Broomfield, Margaret

Buck, Betty

Bywaters, Gwen

Campbell, Rose

Carlstrom, Gwen

Carr, Jenny

Chalk, Annita

Clayton, Maude

Coates, Lois

Cocks, Gwen

Cowley, Laurel

Cox, Glad

Cutt, Vaila

Dawson, Sharon

Diprose, Diana

Doig, Helen

Donnelly, Elsie

Dougall, Beth

Draper, Val

Emery, Coral

Fergusson, Judy

Fergusson, Shirley

Flack, Robyn

Francis, Jackie

Golding, Sylvia

Grant, Doreen

Green, Leonie

Grindley, Joyce

Hart, Dianne

Hayman, Beryl

Haynes, Dianne

Henstridge, Joyce

Hinter, Marie

Hogben, Betty

Holmes, Edna

Hunt, Helen

Irish, Pamela

Irwin, Eileen

Johnson, Ann

Jones, Betty

Kannis, Irene

Kelly, Molly

Kerr, Lorna

Lark, Carolyn

Lavis, Margorie

Lehmann, Judith

Leo, Nancy

Lock, Gwen

Loughhead, Dawn

Manning, May

Martin, Jan

Mattingley, Pamela

McLachlan, Del

Michell, Dot

Miller, Vicki

Mountford, Pat

Neighbour, Ila

Odell, Glenis

Patterson, Lavina

Pennington, Eveline

Pitman, Joan

Prior, Dulcie

Rizonico, Ev

Russell, Pat

Sharkey, Pat

Sharp, Pat

Shaw, May

Speed, Rosalie

Stewart, Val

Terrell, Betty

Waanders, Glenda

Wakefield, Phyllis

Warnes, Olive

Watkins, Betty

Weaver, Shirley

Were, Dianne

Whitehouse, Shirley

Woolatt, Dot

Zilm, Diana