Talamaivao family of Tawa with their Christmas tree

Talamaivao family of Tawa with their Christmas tree
Date
21 December 1991
Ref
EP-Ethnology-Polynesian-01
Description

Original Evening Post caption reads: "The Talamaivao family of Tawa and their bare Christmas tree - Ameto with namesake, 2, and from left Sa, 7, twins Vaeoso and Vaelaa, 6, Amsy, 9, and Vaipalolo. There will be few presents this Christmas for the Talamaivao family of Tawa. All their spare money is being saved for their families in Western Samoa." Photograph taken on 21 December 1991 by an Evening Post staff photographer.

Arrangement: Negative at EP/1991/4274-F

In December 1991 Cyclone Val hit Samoa.

Quantity: 1 colour original photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Dye coupler print 17.6 x 25.4 cm

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Part of
Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers / Polynesians in New Zealand
Format
1 colour original photographic print(s), Photographs, Dye coupler prints, Group portraits, Dye coupler print 17.6 x 25.4 cm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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