Kōrero: Gambling

Collecting winnings, 1918 (1 o 2)

Collecting winnings, 1918

New Zealand soldiers collect their winnings from the totalisator set up at 'Happy Valley' at the gymkhana sports in Louvencourt, France, during the First World War. Soldiers gambled incessantly to while away the boredom during periods of non-fighting.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association Collection
Reference: 1/2-013420-G
Photograph by Henry Armytage Sanders

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 Grant, 'Gambling - Cards and games', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/39430/collecting-winnings-1918 (accessed 4 July 2022)

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