Kōrero: Central and South-eastern Europeans

At work in Porirua (2 o 2)

At work in Porirua

The Austrian tradesmen who came to the Wellington area in the early 1950s were employed to assemble houses. When this work was completed, many found employment on other building projects, including the development of Porirua city, where these two men are at work.

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Pātaka - Porirua Museum of Arts and Cultures
Reference: P 2.244

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John Wilson, 'Central and South-eastern Europeans - Austrians', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/1065/at-work-in-porirua (accessed 16 May 2022)

He kōrero nā John Wilson, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2015