Kōrero: Regional economies

Hāwera, 1948

Hāwera, 1948

Hāwera served the prosperous south Taranaki farming district. As farming became less labour intensive, business and work concentrated in local towns. Hāwera grew much faster than its rural hinterland after the Second World War.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, National Publicity Studios Collection
Reference: 1/2-019724-F
Photograph by Edward Percival Christensen

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:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Regional economies - Regional economies, 1920 to 1960', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/25223/hawera-1948 (accessed 24 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010