Kōrero: Rural recreation

Boys playing

Boys playing

Like these boys having a mock ‘cockfight’ at Te Aroha around 1906, country children often made their own fun, exploring, hunting or playing games.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, R. McIndoe Collection
Reference: 1/4-023867; G

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:

Jock Phillips, 'Rural recreation - Making their own fun', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17674/boys-playing (accessed 2 October 2020)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008