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Loading cut flax in Makerua, Nov 1917

Reference Number: 1/2-065689-G

View of men loading cut flax onto a carriage for transport to the Miranui Flax Mill. Shows the tracks for the carriage, the backs of animals used to pull the truck, and surrounding flax (or harekeke) bushes. Photograph taken at Makerua in November 1917, by George Leslie Adkin.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Flax industry - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region and Flax - Harvesting - New Zealand.

Part of:
Adkin, George Leslie :Photographs of New Zealand geology, geography, and the Maori history of Horowhenua, Reference Number PAColl-0844 (165 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Vertical imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures677. Flax Industry. 1917(PFP-029978)

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