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Ballantyne's Department Store on fire, Christchurch, 18 Nov 1947

Reference Number: PAColl-7171-89

Fire at Ballantyne's department store, Christchurch, 18 November 1947. Shows both of the upper stories ablaze, and fireman using fire hoses. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to J Ballantyne & Company Ltd, Colombo Street, Fires - New Zealand - Canterbury Region and Fire extinction.

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 16 x 21 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - Ladder in picture caught alight and girl jumped from 3r[d] story Where cross is where girls jumped x When the crowds below shouted jump

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