Frame one is a view of Oriental Bay, possibly from McFarlane Street. Frames 2 to 11 all show stages in the demolition of the Chief Post Office, Wellington, between Customhouse Quay and Featherston Street. The last image is the reflection of the demolition in a window which has "Pilling coming" drawn on the outside. Also a sign for "Temperzone, Skirting Heaters" on the corner. Unless otherwise stated, all persons are unidentified. Photographs taken by Ans Westra.
Source of descriptive information - Notes written by Westra, accompanying the corresponding proof sheet
Quantity: 4 b&w original negative(s) 120 strips containing 12 images.
Physical Description: Cellulose acetate roll film
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- Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs
- 4 b&w original negative(s) 120 strips containing 12 images, Negatives, Cellulose acetate roll film
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You cannot copy this item except for the purpose of 'fair dealing' under the NZ Copyright Act. It cannot be used commercially without permissionDemolition of the Wellington General Post Office, 1974.. Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs. Ref: AW-0953. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/37290148