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This image was taken for a story that ran in The Manawatu Evening Standard on 28 August 1961 "The chief shearing instructor for the New Zealand Wool Board (Mr. C. Waite) giving instruction to 11 senior shearing students at Massey Agricultural College today. Four students from Hawke's Bay had not arrived when this photograph was taken. The five-day course, which is being organised by the Wool Board, under the field direction of Mr. G. Bowen, commenced today, and the participants at the course will receive instruction in senior shearing, grinding and care of gear. They will shear halfbred Cheviots, Romneys and Southdowns."

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2017N_2017-20_016500
Title
"Senior Shearing Course at Massey"
Relation
Manawatu Standard Negative Collection
Format
B&W negative
Held In
Coolstore
Archive
Manawatū Evening Standard Negative Collection

Creation

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Place
Massey University, Palmerston North
Date
August 28, 1961

Object rights

Credit Line
Fairfax Media New Zealand

Taxonomy

Community Tags
massey agricultural college,
nz wool board,
shearing,
students,

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