Kōrero: Cooking

Male cook, Ahipara gumfields, 1910s

Male cook, Ahipara gumfields, 1910s

Though most cooks were women, men performed this role when women were absent. This man is proudly displaying huge rounds of bread cooked in a camp oven (pictured at his feet) on the Ahipara gumfields sometime in the 1910s.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Northwood Collection (PA-Group-00027)
Reference: 1/1-006360-G
Photograph by Northwood Brothers

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:

David Burton, 'Cooking - Who cooks?', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/38552/male-cook-ahipara-gumfields-1910s (accessed 10 December 2019)

He kōrero nā David Burton, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013