Rayon crocheted bonnet with silk ribbons. Worn by donor, Lois Hicks.
230 x140mm flat
Gift of Mrs. Lois Hicks
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.