Kōrero: Tourist industry

Camping, 1950s

Camping, 1950s

By the 1950s, even low-income families could afford to have a camping holiday at one of the many camping grounds. Men would often fish and sit in the sun drinking beer, while women read and looked after children.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-010431; C

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Margaret McClure, 'Tourist industry - Slow growth until 1960', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/23183/camping-1950s (accessed 21 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Margaret McClure, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010