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Mountain farm bush farm

documentary heritage
  • Place
  • Other Id

    DU436 .5 Mou (Library of Congress Call Number)

    28074 (Cat ID)

    31161 (DBTextworks system ID)

    20080 (Presto content ID)

  • Department

Images and documents


  • Object Type
  • Name/Title
    Mountain farm bush farm
  • Primary Maker
  • Contributor/Publisher
    Radio Pacific Publishing
  • Place
  • Date
  • Physical Description

    96 p. : ill., ports ; 22 cm.

  • Level of Current Record
    Bib record
  • Member Object

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  • Subject Category
  • Public Access Text

    Records the impressions of people who lived, grew up, worked on, were neighbours of or simply visited Kairuru, the Henderson family home set on the Takaka Hills. The final chapter records the pioneering life of a just-married couple who, in 1916, exchanged factory work in the north of England for a block of virgin bush on the South Island's West Coast.

  • Collection Type
    Reading Room
  • Copyright
    All rights reserved
  • Last Update
    19 Dec 2023
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