Historical information

A group of widows gathered at Legacy House sorting stamps. Same film as 00603. Beryl Billing who was the co-ordinator of stamp sorting for many years, is seen standing in two of the photos in the white top. Other names unknown. Beryl would write reports for the Answer asking for stamps and reporting the sum of money raised. From 1981 to 1995 they raised over $78,000.
With a group of photos about stamp sorting with post-it note "Stamp Ladies Past to 2004". The widows have sorted used stamps and sold to a stamp dealer for many years to the present day. It raises some funds and provides a purpose for gathering together.


A record of the type of activities Legacy provided as a social outlet for widows and for fundraising.

Physical description

Colour photo x 3 of ladies at Legacy House sorting stamps.

Inscriptions & markings

Printing on the back " 9844 / 9849" which is the negative frame number and film number. Frame numbers, 0A, 7A and 8A (9849)