Embroidered Signatures ProjectNuriootpa 1959 to 1960: Cloth

Lutheran Archives
St Petri Lutheran Sisterhood
129cm x 123.5cm
Historical Period/Date
20th Century (1930-1969 Mid)/1959
ID Number
Cloths,Satin Stitch,Stem Stitch,

Physical Description

Cream linen cloth with a 3.5cm machine stitched hem. Four rows of multicoloured signatures form a large centred diamond shape on the cloth. Within the diamond is a central circle 12cm in diameter. The circle is created by the text "Nuriootpa 1959 - 1960." The circle lettering is cream satin stitch and the names are worked in stem stitch.

Theme and Purpose

Commemorative. St Petri Lutheran Sisterhood (Formerly St Petri Ladies Guild 1929 to 1950) Members of the guild.


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.

Abel, Thelma

Albanus, Vira

Basedow, Hilda

Below, E

Berndt, Selma

Biar, F R

Bishop, Roma

Both, Alice

Burgemeister, E L

Burgemeister, Y R

Cartwright, Anna

Cartwright, Dora

Doecke, Alma

Elix, Beryl

Elix, Selma

Filmer, Adele

Gabell, F

Gallasch, B J

Gallasch, Vida

Geier, Linda

Gersch, Audrey

Gertig, Evelyn

Gladigau, L E

Glaetzer, Stella

Gneil, G E

Graetz, Elinor

Groskoff, A P

Habich, Clara

Hammerling, H M

Hampel, Dorien

Hartwig, C

Heppner, Olga

Hoffman, Olly

Jaeschke, Selma

John, Pauline

Keil, Gertrude

Kernich, A M

Kohlhagan, Frieda

Krieg, A H

Krieg, Adeline

Kruger, Ivy

Lange, Anne E

Lange, D

Lange, Edna

Lange, Emma

Lange, Emmilie

Lehmann, Ira

Liebich, M

Lienert, Sophie

Liersh, E A

Linke, Alma

Linke, E M

Linke, Esther

Mader, B

Mader, Hazel

Materne, Adela

Materne, Alma

Mattner, N G


Modistach, A B

Neumann, Rose

Owen, Charlotte

Prove, D M

Raethel, Bertha

Reuter, Doris M

Rohrlach, Jean

Rohrlach, Selma

Roocke, H

Rosenzweig, Roma

Saegenschnitter, Hilda

Schild, Thelma

Schiller, Dulcie

Schmidt, Alice

Schultz, B

Schultz, Hulda

Schultz, Irene

Schultz, Wanda

Schultze, Thelma

Sell, Irene

Stoll, C

Stoll, Joyce

Stoll, Tina

Tamke, E W

Tamke, Irene

Traeger, Alma

Traeger, C A

Turnbull, Dorothy

Uhe, Marie

Wagenfeller, O L

Warnest, C R

Zadow, U H

Zimmermann, Stella