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Volkswagen car with face painted on engine cover, Boulcott street, Wellington, 3 January 1975

Reference Number: EP/1975/0029/13a-F

Volkswagen car with face painted on engine cover, photographed in Boulcott Street, Wellington, on 3 January 1975 by an Evening Post staff photographer.

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Volkswagen car with face painted on engine cover, Boulcott street, Wellington, Reference Number EP/1975/0029-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. Single negative

Historical Notes: Original newspaper caption reads "The VW, an out-of-town visitor to Wellington, was parked in Boulcott Street yesterday grinning inanely at all and sundry who passed by. It looked almost disconcerting in bright hues of yellow, orange and green, but at least anyone following the car would be compelled to keep your eyes on it."

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "The Dominion Post Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

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