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Unemployment relief work during the Depression, 1930s

Reference Number: 1/2-044670-F

Unemployed men and boys from the Penrose relief camp constructing a fence during the Great Depression. Made for publication in the Evening Post by an unidentified photographer during the 1930s.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Penrose, Fences - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Depressions - 1929.

Part of:
Negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-0614-1 (5390 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative. Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures331. Labour conditions. 1930s(PFP-019483)

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