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Harbour swimming event at Evans Bay, Wellington, 26 February 1950

Reference Number: PA1-o-014-241

View of Evans Bay looking towards Greta Point. Cars line the side of the road in the foreground, beyond which can be seen the roofs of sheds on the beach. In the background is Evans Bay Parade, the Patent Slip, Greta Point and hills on the far side of the harbour. Swimmers can be seen between the shore and a diving tower out in the bay. Photographed by George Leslie Adkin on the 26th of February 1950.

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Part of:
Adkin album 19, Reference Number PA1-o-014 (17 digitised items)
Adkin, George Leslie :Photographs of New Zealand geology, geography, and the Maori history of Horowhenua, Reference Number PAColl-0844 (165 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 10.7 x 6.2 cm. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures42. Hutt Co. Eastbourne(PFP-027961)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - beneath image: Harbour swim event at Evans Bay

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