Story: Wairarapa region

A & P show

A & P (agricultural and pastoral) shows are a meeting between town and country – a chance for both townies and cow cockies to learn about new farming methods and technologies. This is the 1909 Masterton show.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Sydney Charles Smith Collection (PA-Group-00242)
Reference: 1/1-022683; G
Photograph by Sydney Charles Smith

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How to cite this page:

Ben Schrader, 'Wairarapa region - A farming economy', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/12089/a-p-show (accessed 1 March 2020)

Story by Ben Schrader, updated 1 Mar 2017