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Opening day at the Birkenhead and Northcote Bowling Green, Northcote, Auckland, 1909

Reference Number: 1/2-001682-G

View of men and women playing tennis on grass courts and men playing lawn bowls on the green behind. The formal opening took place on Saturday, 6 Nov 1909. Taken by William A Price.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cityscapes, related to Northcote Bowling Club, Northcote Lawn Tennis Club, Northcote, Outdoor recreation, Women tennis players, Tennis, Lawn bowls - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Tennis courts - 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

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 Pictures11. Waitemata Co. Northcote. Sports. Bowls(PFP-027893)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom left: Opening day Birkenhead & Northcote Bowling Green, 1068

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