Digitised Image

Oriental Bay, Wellington, [ca 1906]

Reference Number: 1/2-001612-G

View taken from Oriental Parade with Carlton Gore Road on the left and Lambton Harbour on the right, looking towards the city area and hill suburbs in the distance. Children are standing on the rocky foreshore in the middle distance. A house overlooking Oriental Bay (on Carlton Gore Road) is visible in the top left. Houses under construction on Oriental Parade can be seen in the distance. A large sign advertising `Nelson Teas [?]' can be seen on the hillside in the middle distance near the houses under construction. Photograph taken ca 1906 when these houses are known to have been constructed, by William Archer Price.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Carlton Gore Road, Oriental Bay, Oriental Parade, Roads - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Children playing outdoors, Dwellings - New Zealand - Wellington Region and House construction - New Zealand - Wellington 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

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 Pictures41. Wellington. Oriental Bay(PFP-029542)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: Oriental Bay. Wellington. 604

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