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Group of men visiting site during construction of Paekakariki Coast Road (Centennial Highway), Wellington, [ca 1939]

Reference Number: PAColl-7796-45

View of a group of men, possibly politicians, visiting a site during the construction of the Paekakariki Coast Road (Centennial Highway) in Wellington. Bull-dozers and other earthmoving machinery are visible in the background, along with piles of rubble. Photograph taken circa 1939, by an unidentified photographer for the Evening Post.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Centennial Highway, Paekakariki, Roads - New Zealand - Wellington Region - Design and construction and Machinery in the workplace.

Part of:
Evening Post photographic prints, Reference Number PAColl-0614-2 (404 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 21.4 x 15.6 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures625. Road construction(PFP-028239)

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