Waitaki Museum Blog
Featuring thoughts and ideas from the Waitaki Museum.
Of all the items in the North Otago Museum and the Waitaki District Archive connected with the First World War, I find this one the most moving.
This cloth is a souvenir of Egypt from World War One. A soldier sent it back to New Zealand as a Christmas present 99 years ago.
Mary received many postcards during the First World War. The Waitaki District Archive holds 43 cards that were sent to her.
Mabel Munro was living in Kurow in 1916.