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A farming family's life on a sheep farm 30 miles from Masterton. Children ride four miles to and from Whareama School on horseback. Various shots of mustering, drafting, docking, earmarking and shearing sheep. Also shots of farms in the King Country, Mt Ruapehu area, Canterbury, South Island High Country. Auckland's Queen Street and One Tree Hill. Masterton township and area. Loading of goods and wool bales for Britain onto the Waiwera and Rangitikei.

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Year 1947

Reference number F1029

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Duration 0:19:55

Production company Apex Films

Credits Narrative: J D Beybutt
Commentator: Clem Howell
Producer: Lee M. Hill
Photography: Lee M. Hill