Heritage item of the week: Patea Hospital c1930


Today’s photograph shows Tom Coot, porter at the Patea Hospital, and Jimmy Pankhurst, the gardener, plucking Christmas fowls outside the hospital laundry c1930. Photographer unknown.  If you have more information about this photo, or to order a copy, contact the museum on 0800 111 323 or museum@stdc.govt.nz, Aotea Utanganui Museum of South Taranaki Heritage Collection (M2E 42).

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