Story: Employer and business organisations

Boosting Te Awamutu (1st of 3)

Boosting Te Awamutu

Boosterism was a strong thread running through the activities of many chambers of commerce. Te Awamutu’s chamber of commerce celebrated the area’s ‘ideal climate, uniform rainfall’ and ‘unexcelled’ beauty in this 1913 pamphlet.

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Megan Cook, 'Employer and business organisations - Chambers of commerce, 1850s–2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 May 2022)

Story by Megan Cook, published 11 Mar 2010