Digitised Image

The steamship Tamahine leaving Wellington, 14 November 1938

Reference Number: PAColl-5671-28

The steamship `Tamahine' leaving Wellington on the 14th of November 1938. Taken from the deck of the Awatea, by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Tamahine (Ship. Built 1925), Awatea (Ship) 1936-1942, Wellington Harbour, Shipping - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Ferries - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Steamships.

Part of:
Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 3, Reference Number PAColl-5671 (52 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Historical Notes: The steamship Tamahine was a Cook Strait ferry of 1989 tons.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures387. Tamahine(PFP-014167)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - By the number of cars on the deck one would suggest that holidays have started. This is taken frim the boat deck of the Awatea, the difference in size of the two ships is easily seen. 15/11/38 [probably the date of publication in the Evening Post newspaper]

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