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Chinese gold miners with Rev Alexander Don, outside a cob dwelling at Tuapeka, Otago, [ca 1900]

Reference Number: 1/2-019148-F

Chinese gold miners with Reverend Alexander Don, outside a cob house at Tuapeka, Otago. The Chinese characters on the sign read "Jesus said: I am the light of the world. Light is forgiveness, purity, brightness and sureness. Light brings kindness, brings life and brings peace. Jesus is the light." Taken by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Tuapeka, Huts - New Zealand - Otago Region, Cob (Building material) and Dwellings - New Zealand - Otago Region.

Part of:
McNeur Collection : Photographs of Chinese goldminers who worked in Otago and Southland gold fields, Reference Number PAColl-5135 (21 digitised items)

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

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures622. Gold mining. Miners(PFP-014285)

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