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Diggers hut, Westport, [188-?]

Reference Number: PAColl-4346-1-4

Diggers hut, Westport. Shows a dwelling in the bush made of logs, with a thatched roof. Two men (gold diggers?) and a dog stand near the front door. A dog kennel is on the left. Photograph taken circa 1880s by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Huts - New Zealand - West Coast Region, Gold miners - New Zealand - West Coast Region, Log cabins and Dwellings - New Zealand - West Coast Region.

Part of:
Scenic views in the South Island, Reference Number PAColl-4346 (1 digitised items)
Dyson, Mrs :Photographs, chiefly of scenic views in the South Island in New Zealand, and Victoria in Australia, Reference Number PAColl-2077 (11 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Albumen print 15 x 20.6 cm, on page. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures728. Huts(PFP-031123)

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