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Man on a jigger near the railway camp on the approach to the Mataroa Tunnel., 1906

Reference Number: APG-0178-1/2-G

A man on a jigger on the approach to the Mataroa Tunnel, near Taihape. A railway work camp is visible alongside the track. Photograph taken in 1906 by Albert Percy Godber. Caption below photograph in Godber Album Vol 105, p 4, at Pa1-o-197 reads: "Off to work".

Key terms:
1 image, related to Mataroa Tunnel, North Island Main Trunk Railway (N.Z.) and Handcars.

Part of:
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00048 (2024 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 4.75 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: Image location and date from others in the album.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "A P Godber Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Handcars(PFP-023601)

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