Digitised Image

Railway construction workers, [ca 1910]

Reference Number: PAColl-3060-016

Unidentified railway construction workers, circa 1910. Location and photographer unidentified.This image was published in the illustrated periodical 'Making New Zealand' Volume 2, No 17, p 19, with the following caption: "Pick and shovel work was the original method. Horses hauled away the truck-loads of debris. Such work was necessarily slow."

Key terms:
1 image, related to Railways - Employees, Men - Employment, Railways - Design and construction and Labour.

Part of:
Prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection, Reference Number PAColl-3060-1 (71 digitised items)
Making New Zealand:Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection, Reference Number PAColl-3060 (311 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 15.5 x 20.5 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

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