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People are gathered in the street outside Middleton's Hotel, Opunake for what is presumed to be a visit from the Hunt Club. Two men stand in the midground of the photograph while a crowd looks on from behind them. One of these men holds a whip. The other holds a piece of paper. There is a pack of dogs to right of the men. A man rides a light-coloured horse in the middle of the street. Another man sits stop a dark-coloured horse under the verandah of the hotel. There is another horse beside him.Two women observe the events from the verandah.
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PHO2013-0043

View of a large crowd of people gathered outside the Opunake Post Office during a Peace Day celebration. A young man in the foreground is holding a Union Jack flag.
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PHO2013-0042

View of a procession of motor vehicles down Tasman Street, Opunake. The vehicles are part of the Peace Day celebrations held to mark the official end of the First World War. Some of cars are decorated with flags. Flags have also been strung up across the street. Crowds of people are proceeding down the footpath on both sides of the street.
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PHO2013-0040

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Group of 26 Māori women and children gathered on the porch of a house, possibly on Kahui Road, Rahotū. The group is gathered around two pillars from the porch of the house. They are preseumed to be gathered for the tangi of a child with the last name Ratahi.
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PHO2013-0037

A large crowd of people is gathered outside the New Plymouth Savings Bank on Devon Street for the opening of the building by Governor General Viscount Bledisloe. Bledisloe addresses the crowd from a raised platform outside the bank, there are people seated behind him on the platform. The bank building is decorated with a New Zealand flag and the Union Jack.
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PHO2012-0483

View of a a parade held during the Opunake Patriotic Carnival on 17-18 August 1915. A figure in the forground is wearing an aeroplane costume. Horses horse-drawn carriages and a stilt walker are parading past in the street.
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PHO2012-0466

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View of crowds of people outside a tent and pavillion on Opunake Beach. Some people are sitting in the pavillion. Three young girls stand at the centre of the composition. There is a dog sitting on the beach a short distance behind these girls.
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PHO2012-0459

Jack Raha stands before a large crowd at a launching ceremony for a boat powered by a Dodge 4 cyl. motor at Ohawe. He wears a light-coloured jacket and looks towards the camera. Another man, wearing a light-coloured shirt and suspenders stands on the extreme right hand side of the photograph. He is partially cropped by the frame. The crowd is gathered beneath a steep hill. Many in the crowd wear hats including one man wearing what appears to be a policemen's hat. Further groups of people watch the event from the hillside. The boat being launched proved to be very unreliable and prone to breaking down. The crew of the boat spent several nights stranded at sea living on raw fish and the boat ended up wrecked on a beach.
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PHO2012-0149

A large crowd of people are gathered outside the Kaponga Post Office to mark its opening in May 1903. Some members in the crowd are in fancy dress including a man in a distinctive pointy hat and another man in an outfit decorated with hearts. Two young men in military style uniforms carry a stretcher. Another man wearing a wide-brimmed hat is riding a horse. There are two other horses visible on the left hand edge of the photograph. Behind the crowd and the the post office other buildings and the remains of trees are visible. A sign on the building reads "Post Office".
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PHO2011-2511

Groups of men and women are scattered on and beside a rough road leading to a bridge on the left hand side of the photograph. All the men and women wear hats. Some horse-drawn carriages carrying people are approaching from the bridge. To the right of the bridge there is a building under construction. It is decorated with flags. There is a triangular shaped awning on the far right of the photograph, a New Zealand flag flies from it. A string of New Zealand flags and Union Jacks flies accross the sky. Some of these are starting to become detached from the string. Power lines and cables are visible along the road as it vanishes into the distance.
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PHO2011-2502

A large crowd of men and women are gathered before a man outside the main factory at Kaupokonui. The man addresses the crowd from a raised platform beneath a pyramid-shaped awning. A New Zealand? flag flies from one of the diagonal poles of the awning. The flags of other nations fly from ropes extending from the awning poles. Behind the speaker and flags a lot of scaffolding is visible. Most of the crowd wear hats. There are two horses in the bottom left hand side of the photograph.
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PHO2011-2501

An opentop car decorated by Mrs N. G. Roebuck with an Egyptian theme for the Pukekura Park fete . The car has been covered in paper and palm fronds. In the car there is a male driver at the wheel, a female passenger on the back seat and two male attendants sitting on the fold back roof. All wear Egyptian costumes. The male attendants hold a flag with an Egyptian painting on it. The front of a second decorated car can be seen on the left of the photograph. An audience is gathered on the terraces behind the car. The decorated car won first prize.
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PHO2011-2450

A group of school children posed in a formation outside Opunake School on opening day.
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PHO2011-2006

Shows the War Memorial, library and museum building in New Plymouth. A ceremony is taking place outside the front entrance. There is a brass band performing to a large audience.
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PHO2011-0677

Taken during the Okato jubilee. Shows a horse towing a gig. There is a man and a dog sitting in the carriage. A few young children are watching in the lower right corner. Two cars are parked on the hill in the background.
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PHO2011-0569

Taken during the Okato jubilee. Shows a crowd of people watching a kapa haka performance.
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PHO2011-0568

Taken during the Okato jubilee. Shows five horses (one obscured) pulling a cart full of people - predominately children.
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PHO2011-0567

Taken during the Okato jubilee. Shows a woman with tā moko standing in a wooden cart. She is dressed in traditional Māori costume.
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PHO2011-0566

Taken during the Okato jubilee. Shows five women on a wooden cart. Four of the women are dressed in period costume whilst the fifth is wearing traditional Māori costume.
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PHO2011-0565

Taken during the Okato jubilee. Shows a wooden cart being pulled by a group of bulls. There are five women on the cart. Four of the women are dressed in period costume whilst the fifth is wearing traditional Māori costume. The Ranfurly shield is perched on the edge of the cart. A crowd of people are watching from behind the fence.
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PHO2011-0563

Shows a crowd of people watching a group of six cows. The cows are in pairs and are connected by thin planks of timber across their shoulders. They are part of the activities during the Okato jubilee.
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PHO2011-0560

Shows a large truck decorated with bright flowers and foliage travelling along the main street of Okato. The truck is part of the Okato jubilee parade. There are two yellow trucks travelling behind it.
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PHO2011-0559

Shows a group of men and women travelling in a vintage car along the main street of Okato. There is a mint green car behind them. A large group of people are standing on the road side.
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PHO2011-0558

Shows a man and a woman driving in a vintage car along the main street of Okato. There is another vintage car behind them. People are watching from the roadside.
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PHO2011-0557

Shows a float in the Okato jubilee parade. The float is decorated with nikau leaves. A kapa haka group, consisting of girls and boys, are performing on the float. They are wearing traditional kapa haka costume. A small crowd of people are watching from the roadside.
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PHO2011-0556
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