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The opening ceremony of the Auckland Exhibition, Auckland Domain, 4 Dec 1913

Reference Number: 1/2-001140-G

View of the opening ceremony taken from in front of the Palace of Industries. A women's choir is singing (lead by a choirmaster) and police are lined up on the right in the immediate foreground. A large number of people are standing nearby. The Tea Kiosk is visible on the lefthandside. Photograph taken by William Archer Price, 4 Dec 1913 at the Auckland Exhibition, Auckland Domain.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Crowd scenes, related to 1913-1914 Agricultural and Mining Exhibition Auckland Industrial, Auckland Domain, Choirs (Music) - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Police - New Zealand - Auckland Region, Exhibitions - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Opening rites.

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-028444)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: Opening ceremony. Auckland Exhibition 1913-4. Protd. P.P.Co. 4.12.13. No 2944.

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