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Cartoonist unknown :Spring - Christchurch, with A road to the West Coast. Punch in Canterbury, 12 August 1865.

Reference Number: PUBL-0078-002

A street scene of 'Cashall Street' with crowds of prosperous citizens, carriages coming and going, and businesses thriving. A play on words for Cashel Street, Christchurch and a reference to access to the gold rush on the West Coast. The cartoon appears on the opposite page to another titled 'Winter - Christchurch with NO road to the West Coast' set in 'Cashless street'and showing bankruptcies and other disasters for Christchurch.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Wood engravings, related to West Coast Region, Cashel Street, Carriages and carts - New Zealand - Canterbury Region, Gold mines and mining - New Zealand - West Coast Region, Vendors and purchasers and Prosperity.

Part of:
Punch in Canterbury. Vol 1 no 1 (Apr 8 1865) - Vol 1 no 20 (August 19 1865?) [Christchurch, 1865], Reference Number PUBL-0078 (5 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Wood engraving. Single art work

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures71. Christchurch. Streets. 1865(DFP-015450)

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