Kōrero: Waikato region

Indian dairy farmers (1 o 2)

Indian dairy farmers

From the 1930s Sikhs from the Punjab region of India took up dairy farming in Waikato. Descendants of one of those families are shown milking their cows in 1993.

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Waikato Museum - Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
Photograph by David Cook

Permission of Waikato Museum – Te Whare Taonga o Waikato must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Waikato region - European settlement and population', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/27104/indian-dairy-farmers (accessed 15 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, updated 9 Jul 2015