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Crowds in Lambton Quay, Wellington, welcoming the crew of HMS Achilles, 1940

Reference Number: 1/4-049251-F

Shows a huge crowd in Lambton Quay, with Naval Officers and seamen to the forefront, welcoming the crew of HMS Achilles, ca 1940-1941. Photograph taken by a staff photographer of the Evening Post.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Crowd scenes, related to Achilles HMNZS (Ship), Daphne Cake Kitchen, Lambton Quay, Sailors, Crowds, World War, 1939-1945, Parades - New Zealand and Veterans.

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)Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File Print available in Pictorial Reference Service350. World War II. Parades(PFP-003247)

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