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Memorial stone to Dr Leonard Cockayne, Otari Gardens, Wadestown, Jul 1951

Reference Number: PAColl-6301-85

Unidentified boy next to a memorial stone to Dr Leonard Cockayne, Otari Gardens, WadestownOriginal caption from Evening Post newspaper, 25 July 1951, reads: "Weighing between 10 and 12 tons, this stone was yesterday taken by a contractor, Mr G Wagstaff, from a steep hillside at Belmont to Otari Gardens, Wadestown. There it will be placed on foundations and an engraved plate inserted, to serve as a memorial to the late Dr L Cockayne world-famous botanist, who is buried in the gardens." Evening Post photograph. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Dr Leonard Cockayne, Otari-Wilton's Bush, Wilton, Memorials - New Zealand - Wellington region and Monuments - 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 photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 14.4 x 16.9 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

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