Image of the week: 2nd - 8th May

02 May 2016

MB1448-4666
This week's image shows a group of UC graduates in the 19th Century. Amongst them is Helen Connon, the first woman in the British Empire to earn an honours degree. Those fellows in the windows make this look like an early example of photobombing. MB1448-4666 Image Credit: Cherrill, Nelson K., n.d. Group when Helen Connon took her B.A., University of Canterbury research photograph collection (MB1448, Ref 4666). Macmillan Brown Library, Christchurch, New Zealand.