Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives

Date
1899-1946
By
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949
Ref
PA-Group-00048
Description

Photographs taken ca 1899-1946 by Albert Percy Godber (1875-1949), railway employee and amateur photographer. The collection comprises photographs of railways, timber industry, Maori art, and general views throughout New Zealand. It features a considerable number of views of Petone, where the Godber family lived for many years, and of the railway workshops at Petone and Hillside.

Source of title - Title supplied by Library

Arrangement: Prints housed at PAColl-3039-1, PAColl-0912, PAColl-4380, PA7-14-09. Other prints dispersed in sequences. Negatives housed at APG-0001 to 2115, 1/4-002920 to 002921, 1/4-002739 to 002740, 008767 to 008771, 008777, 008780 to 008781, 009010, 009012, 009028, 009254 to 009256, 015153 to 015154, 015317 to 015326, 015446, 015449 to 015452, 015305 to 015313, 015317 to 015326, 018619, 018620, 021690, 038846 to 039809, 050273 to 050338, 050344 to 051277, 051762 to 052187, 057748 to 057745, 057757 to 057795, 091523 to 091535, 105708 to 105744, 105746 to 105748, 106038, 106040; 1/2-003136, 003137, 003171, 003264, 003279, 003302, 003707, 003758, 0003792, 003869, 003872, 003873, 03988 to 004012, 004139, 008032 sequence, 011868 to 011905, 021518, 104701 to 104746. Lantern slides housed at PA11-028 to PA11-030.

Photographs taken and collected by Albert Percy Godber.

Quantity: 13 album(s) Album(s). 2060 b&w original negative(s) approx..

Finding Aids: Negative listing with correspondence file TL6/1/15, negative registers held by Photographic Archive..

Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - MS-Papers-0078.

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13 album(s) Album(s), 2060 b&w original negative(s) approx., Photographs
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Rock formation on the coast at Raglan.
Date: 1929 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1591-1/2-G Description: View of three huge rocks at Raglan, with one man standing in the sea at the foot of one rock, and another standing on top of another. Photograph taken by Alb...
Date: 1901 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-039036-G Description: A workman and a dog are seated in the doorway of a temporary workshop, set up for work on the Mangaonoho railway bridge in 1901. Photographed by Albert Percy...
Date: Between 1930 and 1939 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-038889-G Description: View of cliffs and the Castlepoint lighthouse, photographed, probably in the 1930s, by Albert Percy Godber. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical ...
Date: Between 1930 and 1939 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-038907-G Description: Looking down on the Castlepoint lighthouse from the hill above. There are two small buildings in a paved area in front of the lighthouse, with the cliffs bey...
Otira Tunnel entrance
Date: 1926 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1692-1/2-G Description: Entrance to the Otira Tunnel, showing a bridge leading towards the tunnel. Photograph taken 1926 by Albert Percy Godber. Source of descriptive information -...
Date: ca 1920s From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-3039-1-021 Description: Te Whiti's bank in a delapidated condition at Parihaka pa. Photographer was Albert Percy Godber. Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: ca 1881 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives By: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 Ref: PAColl-3039-1-024 Description: Parihaka at the time of the attack by armed constabulary with Te Whiti's marae on the slight rise in the background. Photograph copied by Godber probably f...
Date: 1920s-1947 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0442-16 Description: Photographs taken or collected by A P Godber, circa 1920s to 1947, relating to the railways. Most prints have an inscription as well as a broader subject he...
From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-039133-G Description: Bridge over the Kaiser Wilhelm Kanal. This image is a glass copy negative made by Albert Percy Godber from an illustration in an unidentified publication. T...
Date: Between 1870s and 1900 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives By: Price, Thomas Edward, 1863-1928 Ref: APG-1966-1/4-G Description: Posed group of three Maori in front of a tukutuku panel. Original photograph taken by Thomas E Price of Masterton with inscription on the right hand margin ...