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Family breakfasting - Photograph taken by Edward Percival Christensen, ca 1940

Reference Number: PAColl-3060-018

A family breakfasting. Shows an unidentified group around a kitchen table set with crockery. A boy is using a toaster. A woman pours water from an electric jug into a tea pot. Photograph taken circa 1940 by Edward Percival Christensen.Caption in Making New Zealand reads: "The toaster and water-jug show the everyday use of electricity in the home."

Key terms:
1 image, related to Edward Percival Christensen, Family, Table setting and decoration, Breakfasts, Household appliances and Dinners and dining.

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 (retouched) 20.4 x 15.3 cm. Vertical imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures642. Dinners and Dining(PFP-026656)

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