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Crowd at night trotting, Alexandra Park raceway, Auckland, [195-?]

Reference Number: PAColl-8163-85

View of a crowd watching the night trotting from the main stand of Alexandra Park raceway in Greenlane, Epsom, on New Year's Eve, 1959. Photograph taken by an unidentified Free Lance photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Crowd scenes, related to Alexandra Park (Auckland), Greenlane, Crowds, Horse racing, Grandstands, New Year and Night photography - New Zealand - Auckland Region.

Part of:
New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00079 (849 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 15.4 x 20.3 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - centre: Night trotting / Alexandra Park Dec 31st / The main stand was packed and the attendance was a record, 30,000. / (The lighting was actually very dim, and a time exposure was needed for this shot); Verso - bottom right: 6.1.59; Verso - bottom right: Copyright photo from / "N.Z. Freelance" / (Wellington) / Branch office / 174 Queen St / Auckland, C.1.

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