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People reading the war news in Tokomaru Bay, [ca 1915]

Reference Number: 1/2-001260-F

Group of men (including two shop assistants) reading the war news outside the general store in Tokomaru Bay. A group of children and a male teacher are standing on the verandah gathered around the `War News' noticeboard. The shop front window displaying items of clothing can be seen behind the men in the centre of the photograph. Sign on the righthand side of the store reads `Oates Bros, Tailoring Dept. W. McCulloch, manager'. Photograph possibly taken by Oates Bros of Tokomaru Bay, ca 1915.

Key terms:
1 image, related to William McCulloch, Oates Brothers (Firm), Tokomaru Bay, Newspapers, World War, 1914-1918 - Casualties, Stores, retail - New Zealand - Gisborne Region and Display of merchandise.

Part of:
Price, William Archer, d 1948 :Collection of post card negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3057 (1884 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Cellulosic film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

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 "Price Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service17. Waiapu Co. Tokomaru Bay. c. 1915.(PFP-003656)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: Reading the war news. Tokomaru Bay. No O.B. 196

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