Price, William Archer, 1866-1948

Postcard photographer. Began publishing postcards around 1906 and was initially based in Wanganui, before moving to Northcote, Auckland. Lived and practiced in Queen Street, Northcote, 1909-1910. From 1911 until death in 1948, lived at 21 Masons Ave Ponsonby. From 1920 until ca 1930 operated as Price Photo Co from studio at 300 Ponsonby Road. His early postcards were imprinted "The W.A.P. Colour Photographic Series, Wanganui Photo Co NZ", which became "Wanganui Photo Co, Northcote, Auckland, NZ" and then "W.A. Price Photo Co". A research paper has been compiled by Andrew Coffey and is available at the Fine Arts Library, University of Auckland.

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Date: Nov 1891 By: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 Ref: PAColl-D-0736 Description: Group photograph of 20 men. All extant names on bottom of the photograph have been indexed in name field (ie 16 names) Inscriptions: Mount recto - above ima...
Date: April 22 By: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 Ref: PA7-17-59 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Capital of a column at the construction site of the new General Post Office, Auckland
Date: ca 1910 By: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 Ref: 1/2-011071-F Description: Capital (head) of a column at the construction site of the new General Post Office, circa 1910. Photograph taken by the Price Photo Company. Quantity: 1 b&w...
Date: 1920-1942 By: Weigel, William George, 1890-1980; Price, William Archer, 1866-1948; Broadway Studio Ref: PAColl-3203 Description: Quantity: 12 b&w original photographic print(s) in one envelope. Physical Description: Assortment of photoprint formats. Includes two photoprints mounted o...
Date: 1900-1914 By: Vincent, Melva G, active 1979-1982; Muir & Moodie (Firm); Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 Ref: PAColl-0176 Description: Tourist views of New Zealand, its cities, towns, countryside and scenery. One portrait of Reginald Henry Vincent taken ca 1908. Source of title - Title supp...
Whangaparapara logging mill, Great Barrier Island
Date: 1910 From: Young, L R, fl 1972 :Photographs, including ones of Great Barrier Island and the timber industry By: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 Ref: PAColl-5521-05 Description: View of the logging mill and ships in Whangaparapara harbour, Great Barrier Island, 1910. Photograph taken by William A Price. Inscriptions: Photographer's ...
Price, William Archer, d 1948 : Sailing ship Rangi at Whangaparapara Harbour, Great Barrier Island, unloading logs for the Whangaparapara mill
Date: [ca 1910] From: Young, L R, fl 1972 :Photographs, including ones of Great Barrier Island and the timber industry By: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 Ref: PAColl-5521-08 Description: Sailing ship Rangi at Whangaparapara Harbour, Great Barrier Island, unloading logs for the Whangaparapara mill. Photograph taken by William Archer Price, cir...
Date: ca 1920s From: New Zealand Seamen's Union :Photographs By: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 Ref: PAColl-6249-1 Description: Photographic survey showing parts of the interior and exterior of the "Julia Luckenbach". The back half of the ship is shown tied up at a wharf, and there a...
Date: 1900 - 1930 By: Price, William Archer, 1866-1948; Price, E (Mrs), active 1948 Ref: PA-Group-00719 Description: Photographs taken in all parts of New Zealand. There are images by other photographers included in this collection. Source of title - Title supplied by Libr...
Artist unknown :Log b[ridge] Coal Creek [ca 1900].
Date: 1900 - 1910 Ref: G-172 Description: Shows a group of seven men and women in Edwardian dress, standing and seated on a log bridge over a stream, in a bush setting. The subjects are probably coal...