Newspaper clippings plus notes on Truby King; 2010.188.13


Newspaper clippings plus notes on Truby King

About this object

Truby King; newspaper article on the life of Truby King and his business interests in the Catlins; his farms, Lauriston, Valley Farm, Jersey Vale, Scotts, Homestead and Township Farms, the first herring-bone milking shed, his Lauriston sawmill at Tahakopa, includes extracts from 'In a Strange Garden: The life and times of Truby King' by Lloyd Chapman. Also, 'Sir Frederick Truby King, CMG', brief biography of Sir Truby King with sketch map on back showing his Lauriston landholdings. Also handwritten notes on his Tahakopa businesses

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper;



Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture, plant culture, gardens and gardening

Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture, forestry, exploitation and utilization

Subject and Association Keywords

animal culture, cattle, dairy processing. dairy products

Subject and Association Keywords

history of Oceania, New Zealand, local history and description

Subject and Association Keywords

human settlements. communities, mental and moral life

Subject and Association Description

dairy farming,

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

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