Digitised Image

Statue of Queen Victoria at Ohinemutu, 1908

Reference Number: 1/2-001437-G

Shows a bust of Queen Victoria on a carved and decorated plinth protected by a carved and painted canopy, and surrounded by a chain fence. Several young boys and girls are standing in a row in front of the statue performing an action song, accompanied by a boy playing a piano accordion. A flagpole is just visible behind the statue. Photograph taken by William A Price in Jan 1908.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Queen of Great Britain Victoria, Gilbert Mair, Ohinemutu, Statues - New Zealand - Bay of Plenty Region, Children, Maori, Waiata a ringa, Accordion and Memorials - New Zealand - Bay of Plenty 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 4.75 x 6.5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: William Archer Price lived and practised in Queen Street, Northcote, 1909-1910. Source: New Zealand Post Office directories

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 Pictures16. Rotorua Co. Ohinemutu. ca 1900s(PFP-030427)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: Queens statue. Ohinemutu. Rotorua. 1255. Protd. W.A.P. 10.1.08 (very faint)

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=46799). 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