Early days on the northern Wairoa. No. 3, part 2 ; No. 4, part 2

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Side 1. No.3: Ships and Shipbuilding, Part 2
One of Dargaville's best known and beloved citizens, Jock [Dennen?], a orchardist and vine grower.
A 1917 stranding of sperm whales provides oil that was to be sold in Sydney. However, the ship transporting the oil sinks on it's journey to Sydney.

Side 2. No.4: Personalities and Politicians, Part 2
Horse races at the Mission Station.
Joseph Gordon Coates, Member of the New Zealand Parliament for Kaipara, "the man who got things done".

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Reference number 182716

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Ngā Taonga Korero Collection

Genre Historical radio programs
Radio programs
Sound recordings

Credits New Zealand Broadcasting Service (estab. 1946, closed 1962), Broadcaster

Duration 00:13:53

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