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Motueka Library: Suffrage 125 - Eileen Stewart on Sarah Greenwood

Friday 21st September 2018

Hear local historian Eileen Stewart talk about local Tasman woman Sarah Greenwood who immigrated to Nelson in 1843 with her husband John.

Eileen will talk about the trials of being a woman in New Zealand's pioneering era.

Sarah Greenwood was also a keen artist who managed to maintain her interest in art while also raising a large family.

Eileen Stewart is knowledgeable, entertaining and very enthusiastic about the history of Motueka and surrounds.

Light refreshments available.

FREE

Image: Sarah Greenwood The Nelson Provincial Museum, Davis Collection 1102/1

Free

Date(s)

September 21

Time

11.15am-12.15pm

Location

Mapua / Moutere / Motueka

Venue

Motueka Public Library
12 Pah Street, Motueka 7143

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Contact

Ph. 03 528 1047
library@tasman.govt.nz

Additional Info

Official Website

 

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