Railway construction camp, Taranaki, [ca 1905]
Reference Number: 1/1-010062-G
Railway construction camp, Taranaki. Shows a group of workers' tents mounted beside a railway line, surrounded by burnt off bush. To the left, a train is stopped beside a large shed. A fence runs along both sides of the railroad. In the background, the base of Mt Taranaki (Mt Egmont) is faintly visible through mist. Photograph taken circa 1905, by James McAllister.
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McAllister, James, 1869-1952 :Negatives of Stratford and Taranaki district, Reference Number PAColl-3054 (306 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Glass negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures385. Railways. Construction. 1905.(PFP-029871)
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