Digitised Image

[Major Alexander's office, Government House, Wellington], [Between 1897 and 1903]

Reference Number: PA1-f-194-44-1

View of a detail of the room in Government House, Wellington, used as an office by Dudley Alexander, Private Secretary and Aid de Camp to the Governor, Lord Ranfurly. Alexander is seated at his desk, behind which are a framed panoramic photograph and a watercolour, possibly by Lady Ranfurly. A fine kete hangs on the wall. Photograph taken between 1897 and 1903 by an unknown photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Major Dudley Henry Alexander, Government House (Wellington), Museum Street, Maori kete, Collectors and collecting, Material culture - Pacific area, Interior decoration, Offices - Decoration, Collectors and collecting - Pacific Area, Wood-carving and Desks.

Part of:
[Interior views of Government House, Wellington], Reference Number PA1-f-194-44 (2 digitised items)
Photographs of Government Houses, New Zealand, Reference Number PA1-f-194 (35 digitised items)
Ranfurly family :Photographs, Reference Number PAColl-5745 (114 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Toned silver gelatin print 97 x 138 mm mounted on album page 272 x 359 mm. Single photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - top centre: Major Alexander's Office

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