Kōrero: Recreational sea fishing

‘The sportsman’s paradise’

‘The sportsman’s paradise’

This poster was created by artist Harry Rountree in the 1920s, and the image was also used in a series of tourist stamps issued around 1935. It was probably part of a promotional drive by the New Zealand Government Publicity Office to lure overseas anglers to the Bay of Islands.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-E-TOURISM-1925-01
Photolithograph by Harry Rountree

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Recreational sea fishing - Big-game fishing', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/7811/the-sportsmans-paradise (accessed 19 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006