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Suburban backyard, 1926

Suburban backyard, 1926

Most of the backyard at 9 Baker Street, in Caversham, Dunedin, was being used as a productive garden, with vegetable plots and a glasshouse. There was a patio next to the house for recreation, and a clothes line was suspended above the garden path.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Albert Percy Godber Collection (PA-Group-00048)
Reference: APG-1583-1/2-G
Photograph by Albert Percy Godber

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Gardens - Backyard gardens', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 18 June 2024)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008