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Statue of Queen Victoria at Ohinemutu, 1908

Reference Number: 1/2-001923-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-030429)

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