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Sterling bank notes being destroyed, Wellington, New Zealand, 19 July 1968

Reference Number: EP-Economy-Currency-02

Mr E D Vallence of the Reserve Bank feeds the furnace with redundant sterling banknotes. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 19th of July 1968

Key terms:
1 image, related to E D Vallence, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Bank notes, Bankers, Men - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Furnaces.

Part of:
Economy, Reference Number EP-Economy (4 digitised items)
Evening Post illustrations file, Reference Number PAColl-7327-1 (342 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 20.4 x 19 cm. Single photograph

Historical Notes: Sterling banknotes made redundant by the change to decimal currency. The value of the sterling bank notes seen here to be destroyed was $760.000.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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