Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker

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Date
ca 1928-1955
By
Wellington (N.Z.). City Council; Barker, Frank Giles, 1891-1955
Ref
PAColl-5448
Description

Negatives taken for the Wellington City Council, illustrating public works in Wellington ca 1928-1955. Most were taken by F G Barker, with a small number of images at the end of the ca 1928-1955 period taken by William Hall Raine.

Some of the images from this collection appear, with captions and dates, in the Wilkinson albums PA1-q-267 and 8.

Arrangement: Negatives at 1/1-024144 to 024351, 024515 to 024835, 025075 to 025262, 025436 to 025465, 025472 to 025477, and 026548 to 026556 (whole plate); 1/2-137671 to 137673 (half plate); and 1/4-048289 and 048291 (quarter plate)

Quantity: 767 b&w original negative(s).

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Format
767 b&w original negative(s), Negatives
There are 193 items in total.
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Date: [ca 1928-1955] From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker Ref: 1/1-024299-G Description: Collapsed retaining wall and slip in front of a house in Scarborough Terrace, Mt Victoria, Wellington. The house in the middle is named 'Woollcombe'. Photogr...
Date: 1927 From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker Ref: 1/1-025174 Description: The corner of Lambton Quay and Bowen Street, Wellington, looking south, on a wet day. Shows and the premises of J O Smith, mens outfitters, and the bon bon s...
Date: [1930s] From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker Ref: 1/1-025460-G Description: Overlooking the suburb of Rongotai, Wellington, during the 1930s, photographed from the grounds of the Karitane Hospital in Melrose. Shows houses, the tramwa...
Date: 1920s From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker Ref: 1/1-024271-G Description: The Terrace, Wellington, 1920s. Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Glass negative
Date: [ca 1920s] From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker Ref: 1/1-024257-G Description: Roy Street, Newtown, Wellington, circa 1920s. Photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Glass negative
Date: 1938 From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker Ref: 1/1-025208-G Description: Ford van with "Texaco" and "The Texas Company (Aust'asia) Ltd" painted on the side. Taken on Oriental Parade, Wellington. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative...
Date: 1930s From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker Ref: 1/1-024537-G Description: Road construction, Wellington region, in the 1930s. Exact location unknown (possibly Wadestown?). Photograph probably taken by F G Barker. Quantity: 1 b&w o...
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: 1927 From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker Ref: 1/1-024748-G Description: Crematorium, Karori Cemetery, Wellington. Shows a brick building amongst trees. Photograph taken in 1927 for the Wellington City Council, by F G Barker. Sou...
Date: [ca 1932] From: Wellington City Council :Negatives of Wellington taken for the Wellington City Council, chiefly by Frank Giles Barker Ref: 1/1-024534-G Description: Shows valley which was filled in by Wilton Tip. This valley was filled in by Wilton Tip during 1950s and 1960s. Note on back of file print reads: "Wellingt...