Gum diggers with gum being weighed on buying day, [ca 1914]
Reference Number: 1/1-011221-G
A group of gum diggers on buying day, with sacks of kauri gum being weighed on a scale in front of a hut in the hills. Ralph Kenworthy is to the far left, with Joseph Kenworthy sitting beside him rolling a cigarette. Photograph taken circa 1914 by the Northwood Brothers.
Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland, Reference Number PA-Group-00027 (873 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.
Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "Northwood Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library"
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures634. Gum Industry.(PFP-031067)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: Buying Day Weighing Gum 62 A. northwood. Prot. 1-8-14
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