Kōrero: Land ownership

Access road for returned servicemen’s farms

Access road for returned servicemen’s farms

This road is being built, in 1944, to provide access to new farmland for returned Second World War soldiers in the Rotorua district. The government made over 1 million acres (400,000 hectares) available for this purpose.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, War Effort Collection
Reference: PAColl-0783-2-0031

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:

Jim McAloon, 'Land ownership - Consolidation of land settlement, 1912–1950s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17939/access-road-for-returned-servicemens-farms (accessed 26 May 2020)

He kōrero nā Jim McAloon, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008