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Rows of abandoned cars collected by the Wellington City Council - Photograph taken by John Nicholson, ca 31 Jul 1979

Reference Number: EP/1979/2724/16-F

Rows of abandoned, chiefly derelict, cars collected by the Wellington City Council to be sold by auction. Photograph taken in Wellington (exact location unknown) circa 31 July 1979 by Evening Post staff photographer John Nicholson.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cellulose triacetate photonegatives.

Part of:
Rows of abandoned cars collected by the Wellington City Council - Photographs taken by John Nicholson, Reference Number EP/1979/2724-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. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: It was the Council's job to remove and dispose of abandoned vehicles within its precents. The numbers of such vehicles were increasing at this time this photograph was taken.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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

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