Digitised Image

View of the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition, Wellington, 1940

Reference Number: 1/2-100298-G

View of th New Zealand Centennial Exhibition of 1940, showing one of the lion sculptures which guard the entrance to the United Kingdom pavillion. On the right is one of the "Kiwi Trains". In the background are exhibition buildings.

Key terms:
1 image, related to New Zealand Centennial Exhibition (1939-1940 Wellington), Kiwi Trains, Wellington City, Sculpture - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Exhibitions - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Exhibition buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Amusement rides.

Part of:
New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00079 (849 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: The "Kiwi Trains" were motorised units used for carrying sightseers around the exhibition. They carried 48 passengers each.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service41. Wellington. Exhibitions. Centennial. 1940(PFP-001942)

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=5699). 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