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Notice attached to a tree, written in Maori, warning not to light fires., 1939

Reference Number: APG-1454-1/4-G

Notice in Maori, attached to a tree reading: "Kia mohio! Kaua rawa te tangata e tahutahu. Ki konei. Kaua e tukua kia whakataua ki runga i a koe te putake mai o tetahi ahi. E hoa ma kia tino tupato" (Light no fires! People are not allowed to light fires in this area. Don't let the cause of fire be you. Everyone be very careful.) Poster photographed by Albert Percy Godber in 1939.

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1 image, related to Fire prevention, Safety posters and Posters.

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 4.25 x 3.25 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: See also a copy of this image loosely inserted in A.F.C.M. album, Vol IV, p 27, filed at PA1-f-125.

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 Pictures 659. Posters(PFP-025401)

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