Kōrero: Whanganui region

T. W. Downes on the Whanganui River

T. W. Downes on the Whanganui River

T. W. Downes, who wrote extensively about the Whanganui River and worked for the Wanganui River Trust for many years, is third from the left in this group of men on one of Hatrick and Company’s motorised canoes in the early 1920s.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, F. J. Denton Collection
Reference: 1/1-000494;G
Photograph by Frank J. Denton

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:

Diana Beaglehole, 'Whanganui region - Cultural life', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19093/t-w-downes-on-the-whanganui-river (accessed 6 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Diana Beaglehole, updated 1 Jun 2015