Digitised Image

Queen Street, Auckland, during arrival of the Prince of Wales, 1920

Reference Number: 1/2-000435-G

View taken from a high vantage point looking up Queen Street, Auckland, during the arrival of the Prince of Wales, April 1920. The Post Office and surrounding buildings are decorated with flags and foliage. A motorcade of cars are driving up Queen Street and turning left into Custom Street; people are lining the streets watching the procession. Photograph taken by William Archer Price.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Crowd scenes, related to Edward Windsor, General Post Office (Auckland), Queen Street, Festive decorations - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Visits of state.

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 4.75 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 Pictures11. Auckland. Streets. Queen. 1920.(PFP-029654)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom right: Prince of Wales. Arrival in Auckland. No 4481A

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