Story: Women’s networks and clubs

League of Mothers display

League of Mothers display

The League of Mothers and the Society for the Protection of Home and Family jointly organised this display in Christchurch for Christian Family Year, 1962–63. The happy family circle, with the mother at its centre, was an ideal that both organisations strove to uphold. The League of Mothers promoted it by providing opportunities for mothers to meet and discuss home-making and child-rearing.

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Christchurch Anglican Diocesan Archives, Mother's Union Collection

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Women’s networks and clubs - Family-focused organisations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/31003/league-of-mothers-display (accessed 1 May 2017)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, published 5 May 2011