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General store of T Munro, at Wanganui, ca 1870s

Reference Number: PAColl-3042-1-01

Exterior view of T Munro's general store in Wanganui. Shows a one storied wooden building with a verandah. Signs advertise T Munro as a general importer, bookseller and stationer, and family tea warehouse. Brooms lean against two verandah posts. Posters on the shop window advertise Colman's Mustard and tomato sauce. One reads "Have you seen the comet". Boxes of Fry's homeopathic cocoa are visible. Photograph taken circa 1870s by William James Harding.

Key terms:
1 image, related to T Munro (Firm), Stores, Retail - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Architecture - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Commercial buildings - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Storefronts - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region and General stores - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region.

Part of:
Harding, William James, 1826-1899 : Collection of photographic prints from the file print collection, Reference Number PAColl-3042-1 (2 digitised items)
Harding, William James, 1826-1899 :Negatives of Wanganui district, Reference Number PAColl-3042 (280 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 15.6 x 21.3 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

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