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Printed on front of mounting board, top right, with black ink: “P 114”

Typed on piece of paper glued to back: “P. 114. Cook and three workers at Mangahao single mens camp. P.N.P.L.”

Written on back with black ballpoint pen: “Cook and three workers at Mangahao Camp in No. 1 Gorge. G.L. Adkin photo. (P. Nth. Pub. Lib. Coll.: MGH205)”

Used in book – ‘Horowhenua County and its People’, page 280, with caption - Cook and workers at the gorge camp. PNPL.

The cook and three workers outside the cookhouse, at the single men’s camp, Mangahao, 1920’s. The cookhouse is made of corrugated iron and a safe is attached to the outer wall. Two of the men are peeling vegetables and have kerosene tins beside them.

1 B&W photo print copy, mounted

Used in book – ‘Horowhenua County and its People’, page 280

Any use of this image must be accompanied by the credit “Horowhenua Historical Society Inc.”

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Cookhouse, single mens camp, Mangahao, 1920's

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hydro-electric scheme - mangahoe,
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