Photograph: Aotea Quay and Lambton Harbour, Wellington, 1930s-1950s

Raine, William Hall (b.1892, d.1955)
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An original black and white photograph of Aotea Quay and Lambton Harbour looking south. In the foreground are scrub covered hills with a floating dock (with a ship inside) and a small wharf in the lower left. In the middle is a large wharf area with buildings, vehicles and cargo. There are four ships alongside and a small ship approaching the wharf. Beyond are more wharves with three to four ships alongside. Beyond the wharves is an inner harbour with hills beyond. On the reverse is a stamp with the words "W Hall Raine, Photographer, 63 Willis St, Wellington, Phone 45-802". Wellington, 1930s-1950s.
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Collection type
Wellington Museum (prev. MOWCAS)
Maker and role
Raine, William Hall (b.1892, d.1955): Photographer
Black and White Print
242mm, 303mm
Measurement details
2D objects (HxW): H 242 W 303mm: 0 - Whole
Production place and notes
Wellington, Wellington Region, Aotearoa New Zealand
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Not on display


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