Album recording a family holiday in Pelorus Sound

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Date
December 1954-January 1955
Ref
PA1-o-1308
Description

A Record of a Pascoe family holiday in Pelorus Sound, Marlborough. There are photographs of the family at different moments in their progress, and throughout the album many photographs of the children.

The album is also a record of the places they visited in the sounds. These include Te Towaka, Grevill Harbour and homestead on D'Urville Island, Waikawa Bay, Turners Bay and homestead, Admiralty Bay, Hopai beach and its sports day, Tennyson Inlet, Harvey Bay, Tuna Bay, and Havelock. Family activities recorded are fishing trips and fish catches, picknicing on cockles on a beach, swimming, boating, and tramping including a sequence of the family in the bush on Mount Shewell above Te Towaka. There are photographs of a number of people which they meet on the way or stayed with, including a wharf full of people waiting for the mail launch.

Quantity: 1 album(s) Album(s).

Use/Reproduction
Publication of family photographs forbidden without written permission of vendor
Access restrictions
No access restrictions
Part of
Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographs of family, holidays and tramping trips
Format
1 album(s) Album(s), Photographs
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