Digitised Image

Group alongside a wharf, arriving on Somes Island, 1 February 1938

Reference Number: PAColl-6301-22

Group including Peter Fraser and W L Martin, walking on to Somes Island alongside a wharf, having arrived upon the steamer "Janie Seddon" (visible in the background), 1st of February, 1938. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Matiu/Somes Island, Islands - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Wharves - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Evening Post photographs from file print collection, Box 3, Reference Number PAColl-6301 (89 digitised items)
Evening Post photographic prints, Reference Number PAColl-0614-2 (404 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)Silver gelatin print. Single photograph

Historical Notes: Caption from Evening Post, attached to back of print, reads: "A party which included the Hon P. Fraser, Minister [missing text] and the Hon W L Martin, Minister of Agriculture, paid [a visit to? - missing text] Somes Island yesterday afternoon to examine proposals to [open? - text missing] the whole or part of the island to yachtsmen and other parties. [text missing] the party landing from the government steamer Janie Seddon."

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