Photograph; Gardeners Working at Rukuhia/Dixon Road during WWII; Mr Ross Murry...

Name/Title

Photograph; Gardeners Working at Rukuhia/Dixon Road during WWII

About this object

A black and white photograph print. A photograph of women gardeners working at Rukuhia/Dixon Road, during WWII. The workers were often called "Land girls", who had been manpowered into the workforce during the absence of men because of the war.

Maker

Mr Ross Murry

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1939-1945

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Photographic paper

Measurements

150 x 205mm

Subject and Association Description

Landgirls, farm/garden workers, WWII

Named Collection

Christie Collecction

Credit Line

Presented to Hamilton City Council by Hamilton Family, Waikato Museum Collection, Te Whare Taonga O Waikato

Object Type

Photograph

Object number

2007/26/1

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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