Crowd at night trotting, Alexandra Park raceway, Auckland

Crowd at night trotting, Alexandra Park raceway, Auckland
Date
[195-?]
Ref
PAColl-8163-85
Description

View of a crowd watching the night trotting from the main stand of Alexandra Park raceway in Greenlane, Epsom, on New Year's Eve, 1959. Photograph taken by an unidentified Free Lance photographer.

Source of descriptive information - Back of file print

Inscriptions: Verso - centre - Night trotting / Alexandra Park Dec 31st / The main stand was packed and the attendance was a record, 30,000. / (The lighting was actually very dim, and a time exposure was needed for this shot); Verso - bottom right - 6.1.59; Verso - bottom right - Copyright photo from / "N.Z. Freelance" / (Wellington) / Branch office / 174 Queen St / Auckland, C.1.

Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Silver gelatin print 15.4 x 20.3 cm

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Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Silver gelatin print 15.4 x 20.3 cm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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