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Old St Paul's Church being fumigated - Photograph taken by Morrie Hill, 27 March 1969

Reference Number: EP-Religion-Anglican-old Church of St Paul-01

Aerial view of Old St Paul's Church, Wellington, swathed in plastic ready to undergo fumigation to kill wood borer. Photograph taken by New Zealand Newspapers Ltd photographer Morrie Hill in March 1969.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Aerial Views, related to Morris James Hill, Rentokil Labroratories Ltd, St Paul's Pro-Cathedral Church (Wellington), Wellington City, Buildings - Fumigation - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Bromomethane - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Gothic Revival (Architecture) - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Wooden buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Church buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Photographs of the old Church of St Paul, Wellington, Reference Number EP-Religion-old Church of St Paul (1 digitised items)
Religion, Reference Number EP-Religion (8 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, 25.2 x 17.5 cm. Single photograph

Historical Notes: One ton of the gas methylbromide was pumped into the church by Rentokil Labroratories Ltd, left for 24 hours, and then released.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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

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