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500 posts!

Waimangu Geyser, by James McDonald, c. 1900-1904.

(Source: collections.tepapa.govt.nz)

Woman worker in a munitions factory, 30 August, 1943, photographed by John Pascoe.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

District nurses, in uniform and with their bicycles, outside the South Durham St headquarters in Christchurch. Left to right they are: E Browne, Sister Constance, M Palmer, M Rogers, Sibylla Emily Maude, D Savory, L Laing and Tolerton. Taken by the Steffano Webb Studio on the 29th of August, 1914.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

Rugby match between the New Zealand Maori team and the South African Springboks, Athletic Park, Wellington, 28 August 1965. Photograph taken by an Evening Post staff photographer.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

Unidentified nurses of the 3rd Echelon, New Zealand Army Nursing Service, departing from Wellington during World War 2. Photograph taken by Charles P S Boyer, 28 August, 1940.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

natgeofound:

The arrival of a supply boat draws a crowd to the beach on Mauke Island in New Zealand, 1967.Photograph by William Albert Allard, National Geographic Creative

(Reblogged from natgeofound)

Recently arrived Maori reinforcements taking part in the parade, when the General Officer Commanding (2NZEF) inspected reinforcements at Puttick Camp, Cairo, Egypt. Photographed by George Kaye on the 27th of August, 1943.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

Aerial view of Petone roading system with (L to R) the Western Hutt Road and railway, the Hutt Road and The Esplanade with Petone foreshore, Lower Hutt Valley, photographed by Whites Aviation, 27 August 1958. 

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

A wedding group, including members of the Temple and Luttren families. Taken by Steffano Francis Webb on the 26th of August, 1914, probably in Christchurch.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

At Woolleys Bay, Matapouri, Northland, in August 1945, by Robert E Wells.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

Winston Churchill with General Bernard Freyberg during his visit to New Zealand troops on the 8th Army front, Italy. Photograph taken on 24 August 1944 by W Brodie.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

Remnants of a snow fall on Mt Hector track with Hut Mound and Field Peak in background. Photographed by George Leslie Adkin on either the 4th or the 5th of August, 1928.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

Mr and Mrs F.C. Brockett on skis, Whakapapa. They are similarly dressed in patterned knitted jerseys. Photograph taken circa August 1925 by George Leslie Adkin.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)

Edith Marion Collier (left) and E M Davis, with bicycles. Photograph taken 22 August 1898 by an unidentified photographer. Location unidentified.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz)