Mud fight, Hamilton East

David Bramwell Cook
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This photograph shows a scene of six boys by riverside - covered from head to toe in mud. One of the boys, second on right (viewers right) is Stephen Kane from Hastings. He was down at the river swimming. David Cook asked the boys to have a mud fight for the photograph. It is near 'Duck Island' [Graham's Island] on the Waikato River. The boy on the left side is Dayle Halbet.
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Type C Print
377 x 467mm
545 x 685 mm matted
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Commissioned Photograph by David Cook:
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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