Kōrero: Methodist Church

Harvest festival, about 1916

Harvest festival, about 1916

Methodist women have always played a large part in church life. They probably did most of the work to decorate the Greytown Methodist Church for its annual harvest festival. The minister is surrounded by fresh produce from the area, including plates of apples, loaves of bread and sheaves of wheat. This Wairarapa church is now the St Andrew's Union Church.

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Wairarapa Archive
Reference: 90-017/656

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Tim Shoebridge, 'Methodist Church - The settler church', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/27518/harvest-festival-about-1916 (accessed 25 September 2021)

He kōrero nā Tim Shoebridge, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 4 Apr 2018