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View of the headland and wharf, Awaawaroa Bay, Waiheke Island, [ca 1920]

Reference Number: 1/2-000946-G

View looking across Awaawaroa Bay towards the headland (the site of an old Maori pa). A ferry is tied up at the Awaawaroa Wharf on the headland. Yachts are moored in the bay. A boy with a billy in his hand can be seen in the foreground walking up the hill towards the camera. Photographed by William Archer Price in early 1900s.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Landscapes, related to Awaawaroa Bay, Maori - Pa - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Boats and boating - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Wharves - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Bays - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Islands - 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 Northern Steamship Company built the wharf in the bay in 1908

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 Pictures13. Waiheke Island. Awaawaroa Bay.(PFP-028970)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: Awaroa Bay. Auckland. No 3501

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