Monday, July 6, 2015

Gladys Goodall

These color photos of New Zealand date from the 1960s.

 Boating ramp, Akaroa waterfront
  
 Children's train, Kowhai Park, Wanganui
  
 Disneyland, Napier
  
 Maori woman cooking food in hot pools at Whakarewarewa
  
 Mount Maunganui motor camp and beach
  
 Skiers on Mount Ruapehu
  
Swimming pool, Oasis Motel, Taupo
 
Courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Sydney Charles Smith

 Crowd at New Brighton beach, Christchurch, ca 1910
  
 Crowd at Worser Bay, Wellington, 1909, for the Miramar Carnival
  
 Employees of J J Bourke and flax fibre, Miramar, Wellington, March 1909
  
 Motorcars, and passengers, during a Wellington 
Motor Club run to Upper Hutt, February 1908
  
Group on Lyall Bay beach, 1925
 
Courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Marion Post Wolcott

 Fourth of July celebration, St. Helena Island, South Carolina, 1939
  
 Fourth of July celebration, St. Helena Island, South Carolina, 1939
  
 Relatives and friends of the family of the deceased going home from a memeorial meeting in the mountains near Jackson, Kentucky, Aug 1940
  
 Rodney, Mississippi, August 1940
  
 Selling apples on main street on Saturday afternoon, 
Lexington, Mississippi Delta, Mississippi, Oct 1939
  
 Spanish muskrat trappers' camp near Delacroix Island, Louisiana, 1940
  
Spanish trappers returning in their home-built pirogues (canoes) in the evening after having made the rounds of their muskrat traps. In the marshes near Delacroix Island, Louisiana, January 1940

Friday, July 3, 2015

Misc New Zealand

 Children planting trees at Toko School, Taranaki, 1900
  
 Farm labourers working a threshing machine, ca. 1900
  
 Group of people at a picnic, Samoa, December 1894 
(Wm Krause's picnic)
  
 Houses on Karaka Bay Road, Wellington, ca. 1900
  
Melton Grove, Nelson, ca. 1890
 
Courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Jack Delano

 Rainy day on the main street of Roxboro, North Carolina, May 1940
  
 Spectators at soapbox auto race during July 4th 
celebration at Salisbury, Maryland, 1940
  
 The "gossip corner" in Stem, North Carolina, May 1940
[these ladies are scary]
  
 The "super market" in Durham, North Carolina, May 1940
  
 The CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps) helped move some of the families 
out of the area being taken over by the army in Caroline County, Virginia, June 1941
  
 Waiting at a crossroads in Ledyard, Connecticut 
for the mail carrier, November 1940
  
Window shoppers watching toy display in 
downtown Providence, Rhode Island, December 1940

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Henry Norford Whitehead

 A family outside their house in the Hawke's Bay Region, 1930s
  
 A group of unidentified men having a tea break, with a caravan cart, 
machinery and a pile of hay in the background, Pakowhai, Hastings, 1930
  
 Boy in a Buick car, outside a house in Hastings, ca. 1919
  
 Bride and groom in their Model T Ford being 
farewelled by friends and family, 1922
  
Country horse race meeting, a group of unidentified men 
standing alongside jockeys on their horses, 1920s-30s
 
Courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Samuel Heath Head

 Dancers, probably from the Cook Islands, 
performing as part of the Christchurch Exhibition, 1906
  
 Group of unidentified Maori girls laughing, ca. 1910s
  
 Holiday celebration, Avon River, Christchurch, 1890s-1930s
  
 Man and children poling on an unidentified river in a canoe, 1890s-1930s
  
Maori family washing clothes in tubs, 1890s-1930s

Courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand