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Preston's building facade and Majestic Centre, Willis Street, Wellington, ca 29 Jan 1991

Reference Number: EP/1991/0267/6-F

Original Evening Post caption reads: "The scaffolding has come down from around the facade of the old Prestons building on Willis Street. The facade has been retained and upgraded as part of the exterior of the $200 million Majestic development which is now nearing completion on the corner of Boulcott Street. It is believed the original building went up in about 1910, or shortly afterwards...". Photograph taken 29 January 1991 by an Evening Post staff photographer.

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Preston's building facade and Majestic Centre, Willis Street, Wellington, Reference Number EP/1991/0267-F (1 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s) individual image on negative stripCellulose triacetate negative, 35mm. Vertical imageSingle negative

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