Kōrero: Building trades

The Kauri Timber Company

These pages from a timber-company catalogue illustrate the types of ready-made doors and window frames that were manufactured by joiners in factories from the 1860s. These kit-set components for bungalows and villas greatly reduced the time it took carpenters to construct houses.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-A-BUILDING-SUPPLIES-1920s-01-front; Eph-A-BUILDING-SUPPLIES-1920s-01-17; Eph-A-BUILDING-SUPPLIES-1920s-01-03

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Building trades - Carpenters, joiners, painters, decorators and plasterers', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/24685/the-kauri-timber-company (accessed 14 July 2024)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010