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View of Wonderland, Auckland Exhibition, Auckland Domain, looking towards the water chute, [ca 1914]

Reference Number: 1/2-001132-G

View taken from a high vantage point looking down onto the pool at the bottom of the Wonderland water chute. A boat has just come down the chute into the pool and a crowd is standing around the side of the pool watching. The buildings housing the Continuous Pictures and the Machinery Court are visible. Mount Victoria and North Head, Devonport can be seen across the Waitemata Harbour. Rangitoto Island can be seen on the horizon. Photograph taken by William Archer Price (Price Photographic Company), ca 1914 at the Auckland Exhibition, Auckland Domain.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Building portraits, related to 1913-1914 Agricultural and Mining Exhibition Auckland Industrial, Auckland Domain, Exhibitions - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Amusement rides, Entertainment and Exhibition buildings - 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

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. Exhibitions. 1913-14.(PFP-028347)

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