Kōrero: Sport and society

Private game of tennis, early 20th century (2 o 3)

Private game of tennis, early 20th century

Members of the Woodhouse family and their friends play tennis on their private court. At the time, in this private, social environment, women's participation in sport was more accepted than in public.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Blackburn Collection
Reference: 1/2-082494-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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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Greg Ryan, 'Sport and society - Ethnicity and gender in sport, 1860–1910', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/39396/private-game-of-tennis-early-20th-century (accessed 23 May 2022)

He kōrero nā Greg Ryan, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013