Kōrero: City children and youth

Street play (1 o 3)

Street play

Before motorised traffic made streets unsafe, children used them as playgrounds. In this 1906 image of Whanganui’s Bell Street, boys kick a rugby ball, watched by two lines of girls.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Tesla Studios Collection (PAColl-3046)
Reference: 1/1-017498; 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:

Ben Schrader, 'City children and youth - City, suburbs and recreation', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/21958/street-play (accessed 22 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Ben Schrader, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010