Digitised Image

Wellington City, around Mercer and Wakefield Streets, [189-?]

Reference Number: 10x8-1022-G

Wellington City, photographed by the Tyree Brothers in the late 1890s. The brick building in the centre, with the turret, is the Public Library on the corner of Mercer and Wakefield Street. Also visible is the City Destructor, Te Aro railway station, Te Aro Baths, Cuba Street, Wakefield Street, the Star Boating Club, the boating shed of the naval artillery, the Working Men's Club, the spire of St Mary's of the Angels, the Duke of Edinburgh Hotel, Wilkins & Field ironmongers, and a sign advertising Griffin & Sons.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wellington Central Library, Wellington City, Harbours - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Cities and towns - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Tyree Studio:Negatives of Nelson and Marlborough districts, Reference Number PAColl-3064 (329 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library PicturesTyree Collection(PFP-016870)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom right: Wellington Harbour Tyree Photo Nelson 59-58

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