Digitised Image

The seaplane Aotearoa being hauled onto the grass at Mission Bay, Auckland, [ca 1945]

Reference Number: PAColl-8163-71

View of a truck towing the seaplane Aotearoa (ZK-AMA) onto the grass at Mission Bay in Auckland, observed by a crowd of onlookers, with Rangitoto in the background. The plane was to be turned into a tearoom. Photograph taken circa 1945 by an unidentified staff photographer for the Free Lance.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Aotearoa (Seaplane), Mission Bay, Seaplanes and Towing.

Part of:
New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00079 (849 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 20.8 x 16 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - centre: Staff Photo / Auckland Office; Verso - bottom centre: "Aotearoa" being hauled onto the grass at Mission Bay where it will be turned into a tearoom / Rangitoto in back

Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=44708). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.

External Links:
View Full Descriptive Record in TAPUHI
View and/or order a copy of this image from Timeframes
View Archived Image on NDHA

Leave a comment

This function is coming soon.

Latest comments