Men bagging gum chips, Kaitaia, [ca 1914]
Reference Number: 1/1-004904-G
Men bagging gum chips in Kaitaia for shipment to Auckland. The gum had been retrieved by gum washing machines near Awanui and was of inferior quality compared to that dug from the ranges and flats. It was sold for 9/- per cwt. Taken by Arthur Northwood circa 1914.
1 image, related to Arthur James Northwood, Kaitaia, Kauri gum industry, Men - Employment and Kauri gum industry - New Zealand - Northland Region.
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 Pictorial Reference Service634. Gum industry. ca 1914(PFP-002323)
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