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Automobiles in Government House drive, Wellington, 1927 (printed, ca 1958)

Reference Number: EP-NZ Transport-Motor vehicles and motor shows-Vintage cars-01

Automobiles bringing guests to a garden party at Government House, Wellington, during the visit of the Duke and Duchess of York, 1927. They are driving up Government house drive from Dufferin Street in the background. St Mark's school and church are at the right. The first four cars in line are Daimler, Ford Model T, Chrysler and Crossley. Print made ca 1958 from an original taken 1927 by an unknown photographer for the Evening Post.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Motor vehicle portraits, related to St Mark's Church (Wellington), Government House (Wellington), St Mark's Church School (Wellington), Dufferin Street, Ford Model T automobile, Chrysler automobile, Crossley automobile, Garden parties, Visits of state and Daimler automobile.

Part of:
Vintage cars, Reference Number EP-NZ Transport-Motor vehicles and motor shows-Vintage cars (1 digitised items)
Motor vehicles and motor shows, Reference Number EP-NZ Transport-Motor vehicles and motor shows (2 digitised items)
New Zealand transport, Reference Number EP-NZ Transport (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 13.1 x 30.5 cm. Single photograph

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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