Embroidered Signatures ProjectSACWA. Spalding Branch: Cloth

South Australian Country Women's Association
Mid North
South Australian Country Women's Association. Spalding Branch
82cm x 81cm
Historical Period/Date
20th Century
ID Number
Chain Stitch,Cloths,Stem Stitch,

Physical Description

Square cream cotton sateen cloth entirely covered with randomly placed signatures and names written in biro or pen. Only five of the names (D Nestor, Faye Stevens, Edith Keach, Stella Files and Flo Cope) are worked in chain stitch with blue, red or black thread, while the rest remain unembroidered. One name is partially worked and the threaded needle has been left on the cloth mid stem stitching the name.

Theme and Purpose

Commemorative. South Australian Country Women's Association. Spalding 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.

Anear, Roma

Anson, Norma

Baker, Myrtle

Ball, I

Bannister, Eileen

Barber, Freda

Bartley, Carol

Best, Muriel

Blackshaw, Joan

Blackwell, J

Boan, Elsie

Bock, Jeanne

Bolam, Vi

Borthwick, Joan

Brown, Joyce

Bull, Florence

Burford, Marg

Carr, Hilda

Carr, Win

Carter, Nora

Channing, Betty

Cliff, Muriel

Collins, Ruby

Cope, Flo

Cowley, Cynthia

Crampton, R

Dart, Maureen

Davey, Dorothy

Davies, Glad

Dawson, Rhoda

Edelman, Elva

Fahes, Mavis

Files, Stella

Fisher, Blanche

Gee, Joyce

Gill, Maureen

Goodchild, Kay

Gould, Wynni

Hadad, M

Hammond, Joan

Harvey, Rhoda

Hawke, Marilyn

Henderson, Elva

Hibberd, Evelyn

Higgs, Dot

Hill, Enid

Hiscock, Lois

Hooper, Aileen

Horton, Flo

Howes, Elsie

Howes, Pat

Hutt, Lorna

Hynes, Dulcie

Jackaman, Laurel

James, Betty

James, Molly

Keach, Edith

Langley, Ivy

Leehman, Joyce

Lehman, Phyl

Lidington, Mona

Lidington, Mona (2)

Martin, L

Martin, L (2)

Martin, Mary

May, Lois

McLauchlan, Viola

McNabb, Eleanor

Meurot, Jean

Molloy, Rita

Moss, Aileen

Murphy, Hilda

Nestor, D

Nicholas, Amy

Norman, Rosalind

O'Shea, Ruby

Odgers, Val

Oppermann, Freddy

Pascoe, Betty

Podnar, Pam

Purtill, Kay

Reynolds, Mary

Robinson, Jane

Rogers, Dot

Rowe, Thelma

Ryan, Lorna

Scott, Grace

Sheehan, Margaret

Sheehan, Maureen

Sheehan, Pam

Simmons, Kath

Smith, Jean

Stevens, Faye

Stone, Rae

Strempel, Florrie

Teusner, Rita

Thomas, Joyce

Trebilcock, Ruby

Visser, Phyllis

Warren, Nalda

Watters, Phyl

Wecher, G

Wheatley, Jill

Wheatley, Phyllis

Wilkin, Burnice

Willemer, Marge

Williams, Edna

Willis, Adeline

Willoughby, Lorna

Wingrave, Nora

Woodford, R