Kōrero: Marching teams and cheerleaders

Uniforms: the Sargettes (4 o 4)

Uniforms: the Sargettes

Champion Wellington team the Sargettes march in their Highland-inspired uniforms, complete with tartan skirts and tam o' shanter caps, in 1951. Their tops are decorated with the numerous medals they won.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Evening Post Collection (PAColl-0614)
Reference: 114/275/20-F

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Charlotte Macdonald, 'Marching teams and cheerleaders - The beginnings of marching as a sport', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/38062/uniforms-the-sargettes (accessed 20 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Charlotte Macdonald, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013