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Lambton Quay, Wellington, 1940

Reference Number: 1/2-004276-F

View looking north along Lambton Quay, toward the Wairarapa Farmers Co-operative building. Business premises shown include Rees-Jones' shoe shop and the D I C building on the right and Hannah's shoe shop on the left. The street is busy with pedestrians, cars and trams. Taken from the balcony of the Hotel Trocadero by an unidentified photographer in 1940.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Trocadero Hotel (Wellington), Drapery and General Importing Company of New Zealand Ltd, Rees & Jones Shoe Co Ltd, Hannah's (Firm), Wairarapa Farmers Co-operative Association Ltd, Freeman's Chambers, Mobil Oil New Zealand Ltd, Lambton Quay, Grey Street, Automobiles - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Trams - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Tramways - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Cities and towns - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Streets - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Lambton Quay, Wellington, Reference Number 1/2-004276-F (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative. Single negative

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads: Looking towards the Wairarapa Farmers building from the corner of Lambton Quay and Grey Street, 1940. Rees-Jones shoe shop on the corner on the right, DIC building in the right background, and Hannah's shoe store on the left. No 2 saloon-type tram bound for Railway Station and similar type outside DIC in distance in Lambton Quay.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures41. Wellington. Streets. Lambton Quay. 1940(PFP-019778)

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