Digitised Image

Scene in Cathedral Square, Christchurch, with crowd and trams, [ca 1916]

Reference Number: 1/2-017589-G

Scene in Cathedral Square, circa 1916, photographed alongside the Australian Mutual Provident Society building and Everybody's Picture Theatre. Shows a crowd of people (racegoers?) in double decker trams, while others stand on the footpath nearby. A sign on one of the trams reads: "Races. Special Car". Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Australian Mutual Provident Society, Everybody's Theatre (Christchurch), Cathedral Square, Transportation - Passenger traffic, Trams - New Zealand - Canterbury Region and Transportation.

Part of:
Wall, John Reginald, fl 1890 :Photographs, Reference Number PA-Group-00215 (69 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures71. Christchurch. Cathedral Square. ca 1910s(PFP-027526)

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