Story: City history and people

Supporting culture

Supporting culture

Cities made it easier for people of like minds to come together and pursue common interests. This is a meeting of the Christchurch branch of the Society for Imperial Culture, in the 1920s.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Brockett Album
Reference: 1/4-072088; F

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How to cite this page:

David Thorns and Ben Schrader, 'City history and people - The appeal of city life', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 June 2022)

Story by David Thorns and Ben Schrader, published 11 Mar 2010