William and Jane Tonks outside their home in upper Cuba Street, Wellington, [ca 1869]
Reference Number: qMS-2021-12a
Photograph shows William and Jane Tonks standing in front of their house at 270 Cuba Street, which a Tonks family historian believes was taken about 1869, the house having been constructed about 1862. The house is still standing although the bay window has been replaced and much of the verandah decoration removed.
Extent: 1 photographOriginal sepia print. Manuscript
Historical Notes: William and Jane Tonks (nee Ingram) arrived in Wellington on the "Birman" in 1842 and settled in the upper Cuba Street area near what is now Tonks Avenue.
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