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A large crowd of people is queued up outside the Whites Ltd building on Devon Street, New Plymouth during a wool sale in 1942. Wool was being rationed at the time due to World War II.Tram lines are visible in the street and a tram can be seen leaving the frame on the extreme left hand side of the photograph.
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PHO2012-0314

Candid photograph of a large number of women crowded into Whites Ltd during a wool sale in 1942. Wool was being rationed at the time because of World War II. Some women stand at or lean on long wooden tables on the right hand side of the photograph. Ration books are visible on these tables.
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PHO2012-0315

View the large queue of women gathered on the footpath outside Whites Ltd during a wool sale in 1942. Wool was being rationed due to World War II. One woman is seated on a chair beside the queue.
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PHO2012-0316

View of stone building with several women partially visible in the foreground. The women are wearing headscarves. Some of them appear to be spinning or doing needlework. A woman on the left hand side of the photograph is holding a baby.
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PHO2014-0131

View of a dirt track on a scrub covered hillside leading down to water. Small boats are visible on the water below. A number of men operating a howitzer are visible on the hillside across from the track. The wheels of their howitzer are partially visible amidst clouds of smoke and haze. The barrel of the gun is pointing to the left of the picture plane. The butt of a rifle is visible in the lower right hand corner of the photograph.
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PHO2014-0132

View of the beach at ANZAC cove in Gallipoli, Turkey. The beach is crowded with men, horses and piles of boxes and equipment. Some of the men are seated at the water's edge. Row boats can be seen in the shallow waters. A barren-looking hill rises up behind the beach.
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PHO2014-0133

View looking down to the beach at ANZAC cove in Gallipoli, Turkey. There is a small wharf extending from the beach. There are boats at the wharf. The beach is dotted with people. Several ships can be seen further out to sea.
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PHO2014-0134

Snapshot showing crowds of men in military uniform on the decks of a ship. Other ships are visible on the water in the distance.
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PHO2014-0130

View of a hill in the distance with the bare branches of a tree visible in the lower right hand side of the photograph. Light whisps of smoke can be seen against the dark hillside, Watson has identified these as shrapnel bursts.
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PHO2014-0135

View of men tending to horses in an outdoor location. There are trees on either side of the photograph.
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PHO2014-0138

View of mules on a grassy plain in Cape Helles. The hindquarters of some horses can be seen on the left. Two large trees are visible in the background.
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PHO2014-0136

Snapshot of a soldier posed beside the remains of a Turkish gun. Frederick Watson recorded that this gun was destroyed by the Allied Navy during the Allied landing at Gallipli on 25 April 1915.
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PHO2014-0137

View of a group of three men standing in front of a pack of mules at a bivouac site on the Gallipoli peninsula. A fourth man is crouching on the ground to the right of the group. A low bivouac is visible on the hill rising up behind the mules.
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PHO2014-0139

View of a hillside covered in bivouacs in Rest Gully on the Gallipoli peninsula. The bivouacs can be seen nestled amongst the scrub on the hillside. Groups of soldiers are sitting and standing around the bivouacs.
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PHO2014-0140

View of two soldiers seated beside a bivouac eating from dishes balanced on their knees. A third man can be seen bending over behind them. There is a camp fire with several tins around it in the lower left hand corner of the photograph.
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PHO2014-0141

View of two soldiers seated amidst scrub around a camp fire. There is a low bivouac-like structure behind them.
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PHO2014-0142

View of a hillside dotted with bivouacs and low ridges made from sandbags. Uniformed troops stand and sit in groups on the hillside.
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PHO2014-0143

View of a man, identified as Fred (possibly Frederick William Watson himself), using a periscope to see over the top of a trench. Fred is wearing a military cap. There are sandbags on the top of the trench.
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PHO2014-0144

Shapshot photograph of Rossy Cardno operating a gun in a trench. The trench is topped with sandbags. Rossy is wearing a military cap and smoking a cigarette.
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PHO2014-0145

View looking inland from the beach at Anzac Cove, Gallipoli. The terrain is hilly and barren-looking. Several bivouacs and other small structures can be seen at the foot of the hill in the distance. Several empty carts are lined up at the edge of the beach. Troops can be seen walking about.
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PHO2014-0146

Snapshot of a group of soldiers in uniform gathered in a tight circle. They are presumably drawing water from a well that is out of the frame. Another group of soldiers stand waiting to the left. Some of the soldiers are holding billies or other vessels for carrying water.
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PHO2014-0147

Snapshot of a man identified as George seated next to a shell identified as an 8.2" Turkish sheel. A muddy bank is visible behind him. George is wearing full military uniform.
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PHO2014-0148

Snapshot of four soldiers seated outside a bivouac in Shrapnel Gully, Gallipoli, Turkey. The soldiers are in uniform. Some of them hold letters. The area behind them in covered in scrub.
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PHO2014-0149

Snapshot of soldiers lining up to fill their water bottles from a barrel. The barrel can be seen in the lower left hand corner of the photograph. The soldiers are in military dress but some appear to have taken their shirts off or adapted their uniforms to deal with the summer heat. A dirt bank and hill is visible behind the soldiers.
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PHO2014-0150

Snapshot of a group of men identified as Indian mule drivers at the water's edge on Anzac Beach, Gallipoli, Turkey. The mule drivers are wearing turbans and are darawing water. There is a wharf visible behind them.
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PHO2014-0151
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