Digitised Image

The Santa Float, 1960s

Reference Number: PAColl-3332-05-10

The Santa float in the James Smith Christmas parade, Wellington. The photograph shows Santa Claus sitting in a space rocket attended by young spacemen. Clowns are pulling the float, and boys are sitting on the fence watching. Beyond the float can be seen part of the crowd. Photographed by K E Niven Ltd between 1962 and 1968.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Santa Claus, James Smith Ltd, Wellington City, Basin Reserve, Children, Parades - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Parade floats, Advertising, Business enterprises - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Christmas.

Part of:
Christmas parades and shop interiors, Reference Number PAColl-3332-05 (10 digitised items)
James Smith Ltd :Photographs of personnel, activities and shops, Reference Number PA-Group-00039 (30 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print. Single photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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