Story: Rural clothing

Woolshed wear (2nd of 5)

Woolshed wear

A Swanndri bush shirt, gumboots, and frayed, weather-beaten oilskin hat make up the ensemble of this rural worker. Practicality rather than appearance is the primary consideration in rural wear.

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Bronwyn Labrum, 'Rural clothing - Black singlets and bush shirts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 18 June 2024)

Story by Bronwyn Labrum, published 24 Nov 2008