Gamble Collection
Tetley Brook, Aroa Homestead and lands

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Collection Gamble [Atkinson/Aroa/Airey Collection]
Description Selection of 8 photographs of Tetley Brook lands and homestead.

Two of the pictures are of Robert Aroa's house at Tetley Brook.

One photograph of landscape with house in the distance, is stamped S. Collins Photographer

Tetley Brook was built for Robert Aroa at Awatere, Marlborough, New Zealand, about 1885. Robert was killed in an accident in October 1886. The farm was originally owned by his father, Isaac Aroa. Little girl on front porch is believed to be Eleanor Aroa (later Paton).
Year Range from 1885
Year range to 1960
Object ID 2009.135.0224
Object Name Photograph
People Aroa, Robert
Aroa, Isaac
Airey, Isaac
Aroa, Eleanor (later Paton)
Paton, Eleanor (nee Aroa)
Place Marlborough
Studio Strafford
Subjects House
Landscape
Title Tetley Brook, Aroa Homestead and lands
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Last modified on: December 19, 2014