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Lovely Akaroa, Canterbury, N.Z. A wonderful winter resort; the riviera of Canterbury. [ca 1939].

Reference Number: Eph-B-TOURISM-Akaroa-1939-01

Shows a general photographic view looking down on the township of Akaroa, with rata blossom and a cabbage tree in the foreground. There is some light red colouring added to the monochrome photograph.The pamphlet describes the attractions of Akaroa, a township on Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, and describes road and rail transportation thither. It also lists hotels, boarding houses, tea rooms, launch trips, stores.

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1 image, categorised under Ephemera and Photolithographs, related to Akaroa, Cities and towns - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Bays - New Zealand - Canterbury Region and Tourism - New Zealand - Canterbury Region.

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Lovely Akaroa, Canterbury, N.Z. A wonderful winter resort; the riviera of Canterbury. [ca 1939]., Reference Number Eph-B-TOURISM-Akaroa-1939-01 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph 252 x 206 mm, on front of brochure, unfolded 505 x 308 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera

Historical Notes: Dated from the references to events to take place in early 1940.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy in preference to original. .

Other copies available: File print and colour transparency in Ephemera Room

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