Digitised Image

Corner of The Rigi and Glenmore Street, Northland, Wellington, [ca 7 Apr 1936]

Reference Number: PAColl-8557-49

Land on the corner of The Rigi and Glenmore Street, Northland, Wellington. Photograph taken circa 7 April 1936 by an unidentified staff photographer for the Evening Post.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wellington City Council, The Rigi, Northland, Glenmore Street and Land use - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

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, 16.5 x 21.5 cm, re-touched. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Historical Notes: When this photograph was taken, a decision was to be made about the use of this land. Some wanted it to be used for tennis courts, others wanted a play area. At this time the area was managed by the Reserves Department of the Wellington City Council, although resumable by the Tramways Department when desired.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - [Clipping from Evening Post, attached to print] Debatable Rigi Corner. - This area is sought for tennis courts or play area, and is at present controlled by the Reserves Department of the Wellington City Council, although resumable by the Tramways Department when desired. ; Verso - [stamped in ink] 7 Apr 1936

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