Kete Horowhenua is a knowledge basket of images, audio, video and documents which are collected and catalogued by the community.

Digitising Family history and whakapapa

DigitalNZ have written this excellent guide to get you started on digitising your family collection, and also gives a good list of online resources. 

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These newspaper clippings were stored loose in the front of a scrapbook (probably prior to mounting?) by Mrs Hearfield who
Te Uripi Church Matakarapa.
An Maori settlement on the left bank of the Manawatu River.
Barry Hearfield's wife who lived in Levin, kept this project scrapbook of newspaper clippings. In November 2012, following her death,
Regent Gallery 1a Grand Opening 1993.
After the Regent Theatre in Levin was closed and demolished (July 1984) the Regent Court shopping complex was built by
Club Hotel, Shannon - September 2013.
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