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[M Vertelli crossing the Whanganui River on a tightrope], 31 October 1867

Reference Number: 1/1-000252-G

M Vertelli crossing the Whanganui River on a tightrope, 31 October 1867. Photograph taken by William James Harding. Vertelli may be seen nearing the end of the crossing, directly in front of the crowd outside A Cass Clothing Establishment.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cityscapes and Wet plate photonegatives, related to Wanganui, Whanganui River, Tightrope walking and Aerialists.

Part of:
Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district, Reference Number PAColl-3042 (280 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Wet collodion glass negative 6.5 x 8.5 inches. Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures44. Wanganui. 1867(PFP-018663)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - centre left: On a wire rope - Distance, 1000 feet. October 31, 1867.

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