Digitised Image

City cable car terminus, Wellington, New Zealand, 9 June 1956

Reference Number: EP/1956/1200-F

Ticket office in the city terminus of the Kelburn cable car Wellington, New Zealand. A woman carying a bag is shown at the turnstile barrier. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 9th of June 1956.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Film photonegatives, related to Kelburn and Karori Tramway, Wellington City, Transportation - Passenger traffic, Terminals (Transportation), Railways, Cable - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Ticket offices.

Part of:
Negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-0614-1 (5390 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 negative(s)Cellulosic film negative 6 x 6 cm. Square imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: Tickets for the cable car are purchased at the city terminus off Lambton Quay, Wellington. This photograph was taken when automatic machines were being considered as an alternative to the turnstile barrier.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "The Dominion Post Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington".

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Marginal notes on negative - above image: 1956 1200

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