Supporting local photography since 1923

WPS First Exhibition 1925

The first Winchester Photographic Society Exhibition, 11th to 14th February 1925

Thanks go to George Walsh for collecting and preserving these mementoes of the early days of the WPS.

Within the photograph are:

  • No.1 The President of the WPS, Mr.H.T.Brookes
  • To his right is the Mayor of Winchester Councillor H.D.Johnson who opened the First Exhibition held at the School of Art, Guildhall, Winchester by kind permission of the Winchester Higher Education Sub-Committee. The Exhibition was held from 11th.- 14th. February 1925.

We would be grateful for information regarding the other people in the photograph.

If you can provide information on them, please tell webmaster Adrian Walmsley

We believe that some of the following early officers and guests could be in the main photograph:

Vice President Councillor H.P.Vacher (also Ex.-Mayor ), Dr. F.F.C. Jagger (Treasurer), Mr F.B. Heathcote Wride, Dr A.E.Boddington M.A., Mr.H.F.Hale (Hon. Sec.), Canon W.E.Hancock, The Rev.J.R.Husband Vice-President, Councillor H.P.Vacher (Ex.Mayor of Winchester ) and Committee Members Mrs. Hochstetler, Mrs Leigh-Spencer, Miss M.Babbage, Mr.A.E Rice. Mr.A.Clements, Mr.H.A Leonard.