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Sydney Street West, Thorndon, 1939

Reference Number: 1/4-048868-G

View of the construction of Sydney Street West being carried out in 1939. This view was taken looking towards Anderson Park by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Sydney Street West, Streets - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Road construction workers and Roads - Design and construction.

Part of:
Negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-0614-1 (5390 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Gelatin dry plate negative. Single negative

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads: `Pub EP 31/3/1939 p.7. "A start has been made with the heavy work in constructing the new Sydney Street West, part of the scheme to shorten the disatnace to the Western Suburbs. This view was taken looking towards Anderson park"'.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures41. Wellington. Thorndon. Streets. Sydney St. West 1939(PFP-019237)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - 31-3-39 New Sydney St. West 878

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