Surrey Archives

Detailed Record

Accession Number:
1993.0027.0012
Collection:
Human History
Title
Hat, Farm Labourer
Object Name
Hat
Date
1920
Materials:
reed
Description:
Field labourer's hat made of woven reeds. Circular wide brim with pointed center. The hat belonged to Dr U Lock, a Chinese immigrant who rented land from the Richardson family farm beginning in c. 1920. Dr. U Lock grew herbs and sold them as remedies to Asian and European settlers alike.
Associations:
Richardson, Lance, Lance Churchill
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