Digitised Image

Night view of Russian whaling fleet in Wellington harbour, 4 April 1958

Reference Number: EP/1958/1125-F

View of Russian whalecatchers at night anchored in Wellington Harbour off Kaiwharawhara. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 4th of April 1958.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wellington City, Wellington Harbour, Ships - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Harbours - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Cities and towns - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Whaling ships, Russians - New Zealand and Whaling ships - Pacific Area.

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

Historical Notes: Part of a Russian whaling fleet of 27 ships which arrived in Wellington Harbour in the afternoon of the 4th of April 1958. The name of the factory ship was `Slava.'

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "Evening Post Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library"

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