Digitised Image

Wellington Provincial Centennial Memorial, Petone, [ca 30 Jul 1959]

Reference Number: PAColl-7796-29

View of the Wellington Provincial Centennial Memorial in Petone, Wellington. Shows the areas where the building has been restored to its cream colour, as the green surfacing material is removed. A painter can be seen to the left. Photograph taken circa 30 Jul 1959, by an unidentified photographer for the Evening Post.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Building portraits, related to Petone, Architecture - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Monuments - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

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 19.1 x 14.7 cm, on file print card. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - top centre: Petone memorial; Verso - centre: Sp/cond / Thurs; Verso - centre left: 64; Verso - bottom centre: 30 Jul 1959 [date stamp]; Verso - bottom centre: PETONE'S Wellington Provincial Centennial Memorial which is slowly reverting to its cream colour as the unsatisfactory (wouldn't stick on) green surfacing material is being chipped off - deliberately this time. [Glued-on clipping from original publication]

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