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Petone state house


Workers' dwellings were built specifically for married workers with children. This shows a young family (plus 'Rover') in front of one of the first workers' dwellings in Petone c.1910.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: APG-0448-1/2
Photographer: Albert Percy Godber
Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Petone state house, URL:, (Manatū Taonga — Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated