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2nd Contingent of Auckland Territorials leaving for the Front, 10 Aug 1914

Reference Number: 1/2-000183-G

View of soldiers of the 2nd Contingent, Auckland Territorials marching down Queen Street toward the Queen Street Railway Station entrance on their departure for the Front. Crowds of people have gathered outside the General Post Office to watch. Two tram cars can be seen amongst the crowd. Taken by William A Price on 10 August 1914.

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1 image, related to New Zealand. Army. 2nd Contingent, General Post Office (Auckland), New Zealand. Army. Territorial Forces, Auckland City, Farewells, Soldiers - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Trams - New Zealand - Auckland Region, World War, 1914-1918 - Military personnel, New Zealand, Post offices - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Building - New Zealand - Auckland Region.

Part of:
Price, William Archer, d 1948 :Collection of post card negatives, Reference Number PAColl-3057 (1884 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 4.5 x 6.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

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

Citation: Any publication must be accompanied by the credit "Price Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library'.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. World War I. Departures. 1914(PFP-028633)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: 2nd. Contingent of Auckland Territorials leaving for the Front. 10th Aug. 1914. Protd. P.P.Co. 11.8.14. No 1252A

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