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Memorial fountain and statue of Sir John Logan Campbell in Cornwall Park, Auckland, [ca 1912]

Reference Number: 1/2-000456-G

View of the memorial fountain and statue of Sir John Logan Campbell at the Manukau Road entrance to Cornwall Park. The statue depicts Sir John in mayoral robes, holding the Deed of Gift. A wreath can be seen laid at the base of the statue. The fountain and statue are surrounded by a metal fence. Mount St John Domain is in the distance. Photograph taken by William A Price, possibly on the death of Sir John Logan Campbell, Jun 1912.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Sir John Logan Campbell, Epsom, Cornwall Park, St John, Mount, Parks - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Wreaths, Fountains - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Statues - 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

Historical Notes: The fountain and statue were erected at the Manukau Road entrance to Cornwall Park by public subscription in appreciation of the donor's generosity. It was unveiled on 24 May 1906 by Lord Plunket. Sir John died in June 1912.

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 Collection".

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures11. Auckland. Parks etc. Cornwall.(PFP-029037)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: Cornwall Park. Auckland. 709

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