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Postcard

13 November 2009

Since 1921 dental health education has been part of the brief for school dental nurses operating through the New Zealand Dental Service. Through the 1950s and 1960s the New Zealand Department of Health issued a series of posters promoting the... read more

Postcard

13 November 2009

The poem on this vibrant postcard evokes visions of young love and romantic strolls in beautiful Pukekura Park. Perhaps the after dark 'rendezvous' between the man and woman pictured on this postcard may have been a little daring for the time but... read more

Leaf postcard

13 November 2009

The European craze for collecting and sending picture postcards arrived in New Zealand in the early 1900s, reaching its peak in popularity just prior to the outbreak of World War I. Novelty postcards, such as this one from Rakiura (Stewart Island),... read more