Embroidered Signatures ProjectSACWA. Wallaroo Branch: Cloth

National Trust. Wallaroo Branch
Yorke Peninsula
South Australian Country Women's Association. Wallaroo Branch
100cm x 112cm
Historical Period/Date
20th Century
ID Number
Cloths,Satin Stitch,Stem Stitch,

Physical Description

This white linen cloth is displayed behind glass in a locked display case. The CWA motif in the centre of the cloth is painted in red. The signatures are either stem stitched by hand or machine stitched in red and scattered around the central CWA motif. Examples of work by CWA members are pinned to the cloth.

Theme and Purpose

Commemorative. South Australian Country Women's Association. Wallaroo Branch membership record.


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.

Barker, Joanne

Bettison, May

Bowerley, Nell

Bowman, Ruth

Brooker, Valma

Brooks, Hazel (1966)

Browne, Heather

Chambers, Dorothy

Chittleborough, Irene

Chittleborough, Myrtle

Clarke, Lil

Cole, Ann

Conningham, R

Cox, Vera

Cuthbertson, Chris

Cuthbertson, Jan

Davis, Rita

Dayman, Kathleen

DePledge, Beverly

Downward, Joyce

Ebert, Anna

Elson, Audrey

Evans, Avis

Farilla, Dorothy

Fretwell, Kathleen

Goode, Kitty

Graifhahn, Faye

Grillett, Annie

Grillett, Mona

Hall, Doris

Harris, Vi

Hayes, Beryl

Haylock, Betty

Haynes, Eunice

Hobbs, Dorothy

Hughes, Margaret

Jamieson, Maud

Janmer, Vera

Jones, Edith

Jones, Evelyn

Jones, May

Kempster, Doris

Kennedy, Vera

Kennedy, Vera (2)

Kerslake, Lily

Lynch, Betty

Mannix, Edith

Mantrose, Pat

Mathews, Rita

May, Effie

McLean, Flossie

Miller, Gladys

Murdoch, Alice

Norton, Libby

Patterson, Alma

Pearson, Florence

Prosser, Elma

Roper, Dorothy

Sanders, Barbara

Sandford, Bernice

Sargent, Isabel

Sawyer, Mary

Short, Coralie (1989)

Smallwood, Jessica

Smith, Beryl

Stephens, Maud

Stevens, Mabel

Stevens, May

Stewart, Irene

Upton, Edna

Walker, Gloria

Way, Jean

Way, Rita

Westlake, Margaret

Wicks, Irene

Williams, Betty

Williamson, Win

Woodforde, Gwen

Woods, Shirley