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Rock garden at Botanical Gardens, Kelburn, Wellington, [ca 1928]

Reference Number: EP-4594-1/2-G

Rock garden and at Botanical Gardens with tree fern and agave americana (in flower, to right), Kelburn, Wellington, circa 1928. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wellington Botanic Garden, Botanic Garden (Wellington), Botanical gardens - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Agaves.

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)Glass negative. Various Material Types

Historical Notes: Note on back of file print reads "...This rockery is sited above the old brick stables and gardeners messroom and dates from the period 1902-1912. On the upper left can be seen native forest occupying the valley that runs down from behind the Dominion (now, 1988, Seismological) Observatory, to the old brick stables and messroom at the top of the Sunken Garden. [Written by Walter Cook]"

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures41. Wellington. Parks etc. Botanic Garden. ca 1928.(PFP-021475)

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