Kōrero: Farm families

Doing the washing (1 o 3)

Doing the washing

Rural women tended to be involved in work that could be done around the home. Here Angela Jacob is stirring the washing in the newly-settled Manawatū community of Āpiti in the 1890s.

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Reference: MA_I012910

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Emma Dewson and Jock Phillips, 'Farm families - The colonial family and the household economy', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19826/doing-the-washing (accessed 22 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Emma Dewson and Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008