2 large wooden travelling trunks; 2017.22.1-2

Name/Title

2 large wooden travelling trunks

About this object

2 large wooden travelling trunks. Owned by the Strang family, Robert, Euphemia and 3 children, who all came to NZ in 1911. they came first to Auckland and then Matakohe. they farmed for Mr William Smith in Ruawai and then to the flats to work for Mr Ambury snr. the farm was called Langlea. Robert died on his farm 24 Dec 1933 and Euphemia died in Auckland in 10 June 1936.

Period

circa early 1900's

Medium and Materials

wood and metal

Measurements

92cm wide by 52cm deep and 58cm high.

Subject and Association Description

early wooden travelling trunks

Credit Line

Diane Rudkin-Fountain

Object Type

trunks

Object number

2017.22.1-2

Rights

All rights reserved

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