Kōrero: Men and women in the city

Mowing the lawn

Mowing the lawn

A well-manicured suburban lawn was a sign of respectability, and households that neglected the task soon felt the disapproval of their neighbours.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Jaffares Collection
Reference: 1/2-077674-G

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:

Caroline Daley, 'Men and women in the city - Suburban men', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/24596/mowing-the-lawn (accessed 4 December 2023)

He kōrero nā Caroline Daley, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010