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House in Hobson Street, Thorndon, Wellington, 12 March 1975

Reference Number: EP/1975/0997/21-F

House in Hobson Street, Thorndon, scheduled for demolition to make way for the Australian High Commission's new chancery, photographed on 12 March 1975 by an Evening Post staff photographer.

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Part of:
House in Hobson Street, Thorndon, Wellington, Reference Number EP/1975/0997-F (1 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 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 negative(s) individual image on stripCellulose triacetate negative, 35mm. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Historical Notes: House built in 1902, of coke-breezed concrete, on property purchased from Edward Gibbon Wakefield. Occupied 1950s by the Duncan family, then became Ministry of Works offices. Known to neighbours as The Castle. Source of information: Evening Post, 12 March 1975.

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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