In an attempt to arrest the spread of infection during the 1918 influenza pandemic, people attended public inhalation chambers to have their throats sprayed. #NewZealand

Influenza Pandemic: A flu pandemic occurs when a new influenza virus emerges for which people have little or no immunity and for which there is no vaccine.

#worldwar1 #NewZealand

scrap of paper propaganda posters

In 1918, married men with one child became liable for military conscription.  #NewZealand #worldwar1

Conscripting family men, 1918 – Conscription, conscientious objection and pacifism

Penny divers, Whakarewarewa

Diving for pennies – Tourist industry

Stretcher bearers at Passchendaele   #worldwar1

Stretcher bearers at Passchendaele

The A to Z Challenge: M is for Malcolm #boerwar

The A to Z Challenge: M is for Malcolm

Margaret Cruickshank, the first woman doctor registered in New Zealand. #NewZealand #history

Margaret Cruickshank, the first woman doctor registered in New Zealand.

#NewZealand #worldwar1

Dominion of New Zealand. Military Service Act, 1916 :Enrolment of Expeditionary Force Reserve.

The A to Z Challenge: M is for Malcolm #boerwar

The A to Z Challenge: M is for Malcolm

The A to Z Challenge: S is for #School #newzealand

The A to Z Challenge: S is for

The A to Z Challenge: V is for #Voting #newzealand

Women vote at their first election, Tahakopa A brief history of voting in New Zealand - Election - The Wireless

Bank of New Zealand, #Opotiki

Bank of New Zealand,

Young Brothers Butchery, #Opotiki

Young Brothers Butchery, #Opotiki

Opotiki - my old #school, and the model for Daisy's District High School #newzealand

Opotiki - my old and the model for Daisy's District High School

#NewZealand #worldwar1

Auckland schoolchildren sewing and knitting clothing for the British and Belgian Relief Fund and New Zealand troops serving overseas, July

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