Photograph, Oat Harvesting at Spurhead; Unknown photographer; 1941-1942; WY.0000...

Name/Title

Photograph, Oat Harvesting at Spurhead

About this object

This photograph is of men and land girls posing with the oat stooks which they harvested at Spurhead in 1941-42.

Land girls were mobilised during World War Two to work in industries which were usually dominated by men. Many of these women worked on the land in agricultural roles such as is shown in this photograph.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, South Island, Southland, Spurhead

Maker

Unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1941-1942

Period

1940s

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, photographic paper

Inscription and Marks

Yellow sticker on bottom right corner: '93'.

Measurements

h 65 mm x w 110 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture

Subject and Association Keywords

Military - World War Two

Object Type

photographs

Object number

WY.0000.1001

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain - No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions No rights reserved - no known copyright restrictions

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