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Upcoming lecture: War Brides

In conjunction with the exhibition Unveiled: 200 Years of Wedding Fashion from the Victoria & Albert Museum, Dr Gabrielle Fortune will present an illustrated lecture on how wartime austerity impacted on wedding fashion at Te Papa this Sunday at 2pm. Specifically, she … Continue reading

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New Exhibition – Mr. Jones’ Wives

Georgina White, one of our keynote speakers for this year’s symposium, has just opened a new exhibition in the Pictorial Gallery at the Auckland War Memorial Museum entitled Mr. Jones’s Wives. The exhibition takes its title from a nickname coined by the news men … Continue reading

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