Kōrero: Stewart Island/Rakiura

Tourism on Stewart Island: visitors from Otago, 1936 (1 o 2)

From the 1890s Stewart Island was a popular summer holiday destination, especially for those from the south of the South Island. This party from Otago was photographed in a variety of settings on the island during their visit late in the summer of 1936.

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Auckland City Libraries - Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero, Sir George Grey Special Collections
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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Stewart Island/Rakiura - History and society since the 1850s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/zoomify/37639/tourism-on-stewart-island-visitors-from-otago-1936 (accessed 17 October 2019)

Story by Carl Walrond, updated 13 May 2015