Gum diggers spearing for Kauri gum, ca 1910
Reference Number: 1/1-009780-G
Kauri gum diggers using the spear and hook method of searching for gum. This was a particularly useful method for hunting gum in swamps
Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland, Reference Number PA-Group-00027 (873 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative
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Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures634. Gum Industry. ca 1910.(PFP-016887)
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