Kōrero: Rural services

Mail car (2 o 2)

Mail car

A mail car is bogged down in mud on the Gisborne–Tolaga Bay road in the 1920s. Even with the advent of motor transport, poor roads still caused delays in the mail.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Mrs Fox Collection (PAColl-0848)
Reference: PAColl-5932-14

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:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Rural services - Communications', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/18560/mail-car (accessed 16 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008