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Trial evacuation of Wellington streets, Lambton Quay, Wellington, during World War II, 17 Mar 1942

Reference Number: PAColl-8557-60

Trial evacuation of Wellington streets, 17 March, 1942, during World War II. Shows a group crossing Lambton Quay, including staff from tailors Peter Jackson Ltd. From left to right: Mrs Cooper (with dark dress, and glasses, on pavement), Peggy Morris (obscured), Edna Gear, unidentified, Miss Perrin, Alison Thorburn (partically obscured), Pat Headifen, unidentified, Beryl Smith, Harry Green, Arthur Harrington, Mrs Lord, Miss McKenzie, Nancy Jones, Pat Hearn, Miss Connie Hoare (obscured), Margaret Watkins, Mr Gruber, Mr Stan Murray. Photograph taken by an unidentified staff photographer for the Evening Post.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Peter Jackson Ltd (Wellington), Wellington City and World War, 1939-1945 - Evacuation of civilians.

Part of:
Evening Post photographic prints, Reference Number PAColl-0614-2 (404 digitised items)
Evening Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PA-Group-00287 (5802 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 15.6 x 20.5 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures41. Wellington. Streets. Lambton Quay. 1942(PFP-032162)

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