Wife & Home

greeting card

circa 1929, ink on paper

Greeting card for newborn child. Shows baby standing in bathtub holding towel. Toy rabbit on ground. Presented with "Wife & Home". Cut out design, made to stand.


14 x 19.5 cm

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Social History


Gift of Mrs. Lois Hicks

Lois Hicks collection

Lady Lois Hicks was an active participant in the early years of Canberra. She was a Girl Guide, a member of cricket and hockey teams and attended Ainslie Primary School and Canberra High School before nursing at the Canberra Community Hospital. The collection is contextualised through photographs of the donor’s family life in Canberra which have been reproduced by CMAG.