Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955

Barker, F G, 1891-1955

Wellington architectural photographer, fl 1920-1955. He operated from studios at Onepu Road, Kilbirnie (1920-1922), 142 Featherston Street (1923-25), 71 Courtenay Place (1926-1935), and his home address, 31 Hector Street, Seatoun (1936-1955). He was contracted to the Wellington City Council from the 1920s and 1930s. (Sources: Post Office directories, telephone books, electoral rolls).

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Date: 1930 By: Bulleyment Fortune Architects (Firm); Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PAColl-2108 Description: Taken shortly after completion. The building is on the corner of Taranaki Street and Courtenay Place. Quantity: 2 b&w original photographic print(s). Physi...
Date: 1924 By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PAColl-6686 Description: Views of Wellington Harbour Board sheds. These are shed 35, and shed 37 which stood on Pipitea Wharf, and was the largest cargo handeling shed on the Wellin...
Date: ca1925-1928 From: Duncan, June (Mrs), fl 1997 :Photographs from the estates of Joseph and Frank Duncan By: Duncan, June, active 1997; Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PA1-q-612 Description: A record of the new bituminous roads laid down in Wellington during the 1920s. Work on these began in 1922 and this album shows work still in progress as w...
Date: ca1925-1928 From: Duncan, June (Mrs), fl 1997 :Photographs from the estates of Joseph and Frank Duncan By: Duncan, June, active 1997; Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PA1-q-611 Description: A record of the new bituminous roads laid down in Wellington during the 1920s. Work on these began in 1922 and this album shows work still in progress as w...
Date: 1909 - 1948 By: Wellington Region Free Kindergarten Association; New Zealand. National Publicity Studios; Robson and Boyer (Firm); Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PAColl-1693 Description: Quantity: 1 album(s). 119 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: [ca 1919-1929] By: Mote, David, active 2009; Moore, Robert Percy, 1881-1948; Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PAColl-9566 Description: Photographs of Wellington Municipal Fire Brigade trucks, taken ca 1929 by R P Moore and F G Barker David Mote's father James Francis Arnold Mote was a firem...
Date: 1933 and 1940 By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PAColl-6825 Description: Collection comprises: Wellington Symphony Orchestra and committee in Wellington Town Hall, 1933, with soloist Joseph Szigeti. Photograph taken by F G Barker....
Date: Between 1924 and 1944 By: Luke, Kenneth Ewart, 1890-1965; Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PA1-o-279 Description: Photographs of road construction, rubbish tip construction, earthquake damage restoration, relating to engineering projects in Wellington between 1924 and 19...
Date: Between 1910-1913 By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955; Tanner Brothers Ltd (Publishers) Ref: PA5-0173 Description: Breaker Bay showing entrance to Wellington Harbour NZ, taken by F G Barker, no. 1003 Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Description: ...
Date: October 1925 From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: 1/1-025113-G Description: Evans Bay, Wellington, October 1925. Shows the road around the waterfront, a house, and the Hataitai Bathing Club shed. Photograph taken by Frank G Original...
Date: [ca 1900-1929] From: Simonds, Sheila, fl 2005 :Photograph of WWI soldiers outside the hospital at Hornchurch, and scenes taken around New Zealand By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955; Fleetway Press (London, England); Frank Duncan and Company; Marsh, Robert George Stanley, 1862?-1940; Radcliffe, Frederick George, 1863-1923; Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972; Tanner Brothers Ltd (Publishers) Ref: PAColl-10048 Description: Postcards of New Zealand scenes, particularly in the Wellington and Rotorua districts and a few in Oamaru. Also a portrait of an unidentified soldier - a cap...
Date: [ca 1914-1915], [ca 1930] From: Treadwell family: Photographs By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PAColl-10230 Description: Photographic prints collected by Lancely Treadwell comprising: -two group portraits of men in army uniform, relating to Bob Davidson's service during World W...
Date: [1999-2000] From: Kirkcaldie & Stains Ltd: Papers and records By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PAColl-10651-11 Description: Comprises six original photographic prints of the interior of Kirkcaldie & Stains store, by F G Barker, taken in 1950; one original photographic print of the...
Date: 1909 - 1948 From: Wellington Free Kindergarten Association :Photographs of kindergarten activities in the Wellington region By: New Zealand. National Publicity Studios; Robson and Boyer (Firm); Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PAColl-1693-1 Description: Quantity: 119 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1930s By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PA7-01-25 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Diamond T coach operated by Hutley's Motors, Awanui, Northland
Date: [ca 1939] From: Taylor, N. D. :Photographs of buses and trucks By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: 1/2-043017-F Description: 1939 Diamond T coach built for Hutley's Motors, Awanui, Northland outside the Wellington Technical College at the rear of the Dominion Museum, Wellington. It...
Date: 1931 - 1950 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Whites Aviation Ltd; Orr, R W, active 1950; Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955; Dunstan, Harold J, active 1939-1947; Wilson, James Lloyd, 1915-1980 Ref: PAColl-0785-1-033 Description: Photographs of the Hawke's Bay Region, 1931 to 1950, made for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance. Includes photographs of the Hawke's Bay flood of 193...
Date: ca1925-ca1950 By: Moult, Eric Edwin, 1908-1995; Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955 Ref: PAColl-5343 Description: Photographs by F G Barker and Doree & Sache Ltd Quantity: 40 b&w original photographic print(s).
From: Estate of Mr and Mrs E S Knight :Photographs of Wellington By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955; Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972; Smith, William Mein, 1799-1869 Ref: PA1-o-252 Description: Photograph album of views of Wellington, ranging from copies of early paintings from the 1840s, and early photographs up to the 1870s, to a series of postcar...
Date: 1879-1889, [ca 1910s], 1928, 1930-1942, [ca 1950s-1970s] From: Hannah family: Collection relating to the Hannah family and R. Hannah & Co. Ltd By: Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955; Batchelor's Candid Studio; Don & Beatrice Peat Studio; Redfern Studios Ltd; Russell Orr Ltd; Filmograph Company (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-10468-2 Description: Contains photographs of Hannah's shops throughout New Zealand, the R. Hannah & Co. Ltd factory in Leeds Street, and company staff. Photographs were taken bet...