his cooking is a piece of cake,  Date and photographer unknown. Jim Johnson life album. Credit : Pat Johnson.

his cooking is a piece of cake, Date and photographer unknown. Jim Johnson life album. Credit : Pat Johnson.

  Pupil and Coach,  c. 1930s. Photographer unknown. Jim Johnson life album. Credit : Pat Johnson.

Pupil and Coach, c. 1930s. Photographer unknown. Jim Johnson life album. Credit : Pat Johnson.

  The Big Game at Catherine Street,  Date and photographer unknown. Jim Johnson life album. Credit : Pat Johnson.

The Big Game at Catherine Street, Date and photographer unknown. Jim Johnson life album. Credit : Pat Johnson.

  Tui Glen,  c. 1920s. Photographer Bert Herbert or Hilda Viggers. Jean Jones Collection. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

Tui Glen, c. 1920s. Photographer Bert Herbert or Hilda Viggers. Jean Jones Collection. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

  Mr James Lose, Kelston, gives two young visitors from Otara, Donni Takiari and Desmond Edwards, a jogger ride in the Henderson railroads during centennial celebrations, Henderson Rail Centenary,  21/03/1981. Photograph by the Western Leader. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

Mr James Lose, Kelston, gives two young visitors from Otara, Donni Takiari and Desmond Edwards, a jogger ride in the Henderson railroads during centennial celebrations, Henderson Rail Centenary, 21/03/1981. Photograph by the Western Leader. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

  Charlie Norcross’ first shop on Great North road, Henderson,  Photographer unknown, 1954. Credit : Charlie Norcross.

Charlie Norcross’ first shop on Great North road, Henderson, Photographer unknown, 1954. Credit : Charlie Norcross.

  Miss Karen Shadgett (left) and Miss Eileen Bates, university students working at Penfolds during the summer holidays, prepare wine casks used as ice-buckets at the party.  Date and photographer unknown. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

Miss Karen Shadgett (left) and Miss Eileen Bates, university students working at Penfolds during the summer holidays, prepare wine casks used as ice-buckets at the party. Date and photographer unknown. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

  Waitemata Rubbish Crew competing in 1988 Garbo Competition (they won),  1988. Photographer unknown. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

Waitemata Rubbish Crew competing in 1988 Garbo Competition (they won), 1988. Photographer unknown. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

  Reconstruction of Henderson Mill Water Wheel (Wheel is in wrong place. It should be on the other side of the bridge),  1997, Ben Copedo / Dave Harré. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

Reconstruction of Henderson Mill Water Wheel (Wheel is in wrong place. It should be on the other side of the bridge), 1997, Ben Copedo / Dave Harré. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

  Great North Road bridge over Oratia Stream. Miss Cave's confectionary shop at right,  Date and photographer unknown. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

Great North Road bridge over Oratia Stream. Miss Cave's confectionary shop at right, Date and photographer unknown. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

  Elena Inta family photo,  Date and photographer unknown.Credit : Elena Inta.

Elena Inta family photo, Date and photographer unknown.Credit : Elena Inta.

  Walk through stream in Henderson,   15/07/1987. Photographer unknown. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

Walk through stream in Henderson,  15/07/1987. Photographer unknown. Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

  Baling Station Barbeque, (left to right) Sir Dove-Myer Robinson, Ken Jackson Committee Clerk, Sir Keith Holyoake Governor-General, Ian Mchardy Mayor, Harry O'Rourke,  12/02/1980. Photographer unknown.  Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

Baling Station Barbeque, (left to right) Sir Dove-Myer Robinson, Ken Jackson Committee Clerk, Sir Keith Holyoake Governor-General, Ian Mchardy Mayor, Harry O'Rourke, 12/02/1980. Photographer unknown.  Auckland Libraries, Courtesy of West Auckland Research Centre.

  Robert Norcross standing in front of his general store truck,  c. 1927. Photographer unknown. Credit : Charlie Norcross.

Robert Norcross standing in front of his general store truck, c. 1927. Photographer unknown. Credit : Charlie Norcross.

  June Patchett - Miss Henderson 1970,  2017. Photograph by Fresh Concept, Credit : Fresh Concept.

June Patchett - Miss Henderson 1970, 2017. Photograph by Fresh Concept, Credit : Fresh Concept.