Policeman Ray Ruane holding a young survivor of the Wahine shipwreck
- 10 Apr 1968
Policeman Ray Ruane holding a young survivor of the Wahine shipwreck in a blanket, 10 April 1968. Two people in lifejackets, and a policeman, stand alongside. The people in the life jackets are Gregory Mackenzie and Diane Parnell. Photograph taken by an unidentified Evening Post staff photographer.
Source of descriptive information - Diane Parnell and Gregory Mackenzie identified by Diane Mackenzie (nee Parnell).
Diane Parnell and Gregory Mackenzie were students at the University of Otago on their way to Tauranga for Easter (info Diane Mackenzie (nee Parnell)).
Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s) individual image on negative strip.
Physical Description: Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm
- Additional description
Alternative form available: Print in Turnbull Library Pictures Evening Post illustrations file in cabinet 2, drawer 1 at at EP-Accidents-Sea Rescue-Wahine-folder 2 of 4
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- Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
- Part of
- Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers / Survivors of the Wahine shipwreck
- 1 b&w original negative(s) individual image on negative strip, Negatives, Acetate negatives, Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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