New Zealand transport moving around a mine crater in France, World War I, 12 Oct 1918
Reference Number: 1/2-013637-G
Shows the difficulty faced by New Zealand transport in moving around a huge mine crater in Fontaine, France during World War I. Soldiers attempt to shift a large wagon over unstable earth. A lorry is parked alongside. The building in the background has had its roof blown off. Photograph taken 12 October 1918 by Henry Armytage Sanders.
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Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association :New Zealand official negatives, World War 1914-1918, Reference Number PA-Group-00051 (1455 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Dry plate glass negative 4 x 5 inches. Horizontal imageSingle negative
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.
Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand"
Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures350. WWI. France. Fontaine. 1918.(PFP-032843)
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre: H1074
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