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"Moa Hunters." Boy Scouts on a tramp, ca 1934

Reference Number: PA1-o-116-11

"Moa Hunters." Boy Scouts on a tramp photographed by an unknown photographer about 1934.Top left photograph (PA1-o-116-11-1). Group of Boy Scouts outside the entrance to a cave. On the bottom of the print is written "Maori burial cave", and on the album page below image, "Waitomo"Top right photograph (PA1-o-116-11-3). Group of Boy Scouts sitting eating lunch around a camp fire. On the album page below the print is written "More Moas"Centre photograph (PA1-o-116-11-2). Group of Boy Scouts foraging among clumps of rushes. On the bottom of the print is written "7 moas taken from this cave". On the album page below the print is written "6 miles from Otorohanga"Bottom left photograph (PA1-o-116-11-4). Group of scouts with backs to camera, standing in bracken fern, looking up a valley. On bottom of print is written "A large number of moas here." On the album page below the print is written "Outskirts Honikiwi"Bottom right photograph (PA1-o-116-11-5). Three Boy Scouts on horses. Beyond is a bush covered hill. On album page below print is written "Te Rau Mauku"

Key terms:
1 image, related to Otorohanga District, Scouting (Youth activity), Boys - Societies and clubs, Horses - New Zealand - Waikato Region, Boy Scouts - New Zealand - Waikato Region and Boys - New Zealand - Waikato Region.

Part of:
Craddock album 6, Reference Number PA1-o-116 (11 digitised items)
Craddock, Gerald Rainsford :Assorted photographs including New Zealand locations and Kashmir, India, Reference Number PAColl-2137 (11 digitised items)

Extent: 5 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin prints. Photographs

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