Digitised Image

Rountree, Harry, 1878-1950 :New Zealand, the sportsman's paradise. [1925-1930].

Reference Number: Eph-E-TOURISM-1925-01

Shows a marlin or swordfish in the foreground leaping and struggling on a fishing line held by a man in a fishing boat, with companions. The background sky is yellow.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Harry Rountree, New Zealand Government Publicity Office, Coulls Somerville Wilkie Ltd, Big game fishing, Swordfish and Tourism - New Zealand.

Part of:
Rountree, Harry, 1878-1950 :New Zealand, the sportsman's paradise. [1925-1930]., Reference Number Eph-E-TOURISM-1925-01 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Coloured lithograph 920 x 660 mm.. Ephemera

Historical Notes: The New Zealand Government Publicity Office was operating in the 1920s. However, this image appeared on a series of tourist stamps issued about 1935, and featuring other images dating from the mid-1930s. It is possible that the poster was issued in the 1920s, and then re-used as one of the tourist stamp series in 1935.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy in preference to original.

Other copies available: File print and colour transparency in Ephemera Room

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