Kōrero: Personal grooming

Full beard, 1880s (1 o 4)

Full beard, 1880s

A full beard and moustache, of the kind worn here by Gilbert Mair in the 1880s, became increasingly unusual. Through most of the 20th century the clean-cut look was more common, aided by the availability of better shaving equipment.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Cowan Collection (PAColl-3033)
Reference: 1/1-017971-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:

Bronwyn Dalley, 'Personal grooming - Men’s hair', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/38748/full-beard-1880s (accessed 14 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Bronwyn Dalley, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013