Kōrero: Hops, tobacco and hemp

Picking tobacco

Watch footage of men and women picking tobacco in Nelson in 1961.

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Reference: Pictorial Parade 113. National Film Unit, 1961

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Jim McAloon, 'Hops, tobacco and hemp - Tobacco', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/17037/picking-tobacco (accessed 17 October 2019)

Story by Jim McAloon, published 24 Nov 2008