Story: Farming in the economy

Promoting apples (1st of 2)

Promoting apples

This poster from the 1930s emphasises New Zealand’s relationship with the British Empire and its role as a food producer. The Zealandia figure, draped in the New Zealand flag, holds an apple aloft.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-E-FRUIT-1930s-01
Lithograph by Edward Cole

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Robert Peden, 'Farming in the economy - Horticulture and viticulture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/ephemera/17647/promoting-apples (accessed 22 September 2021)

Story by Robert Peden, published 24 Nov 2008