Mondo Lupis.; 16-54

Name/Title

Mondo Lupis.

About this object

A: Rismondo Lupis (known as Mondo) was a gum digger around the Mangawai area. His father, Paval (known as Paul) Lupis, b 1834 d 1916, was recognised as the first Dalmation settler to New Zealand, arriving in 1858. Pavel married his wife named Mariji.
B: Rismondo Lupis (known as Mondo) digging gum around Mangawai. Note handle of gum spear on right which was used to find gum in the ground.

Object Type

Photograph

Object number

16-54

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