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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Mr Adkin's new residence at Levin.
Located in Queen Street . . .
Vintage Flour Mill at Poroutawhao.
A once buried and forgotten "Vintage Flour Mill" from the Poroutawhao area, has been salvaged and partly restored to its
Gordon Stuart Beissel was born on the 5th of January 1924 at the home of his parents William George Beissel
Ethel Treen (nee Benger).
This is a short summary of the life of Ethel Mary Treen who lived in Levin and was a community
Thomas William Treen .
This is a short summary of the life of Thomas William Treen a former Levin man, Community focussed man, and

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Charles Rangiwawahia SCIASCIA memorial.

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