Politicians and a crowd, outside Parliament Buildings, upon the declaration of war with Germany, August 1914
Reference Number: 1/2-045239-G
Politicians and a crowd, outside Parliament Buildings, upon the declaration of war with Germany, August 1914. Prime Minister William Ferguson Massey is in the middle ground, with the white moustache. Further to the right, with the black moustache, is the Leader of the Opposition, Joseph George Ward. Policemen are amongst the people in the foreground. Photograph taken by Sydney Charles Smith.
Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972 : Photographs of New Zealand, Reference Number PA-Group-00242 (1258 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Horizontal imageSingle negative
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service329. Politics and government. 1914(PFP-002900)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: Declaration of war with Germany Scene at Parliamentry Buildings. Wellington. NZ - S C Smith Photo Prot. August 1914
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