Fires - New Zealand - Wellington Region

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Date: 1905 By: Drapery and General Importing Company of New Zealand Ltd; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: Eph-D-RETAIL-1905-08 Description: Poster lists merchandise salvaged from a recent fire and now for sale. Categories include: Dress materials, Mantle department, Fancy drapery, Maen's clothing...
Date: 1905 By: Drapery and General Importing Company of New Zealand Ltd; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: Eph-D-RETAIL-1905-09 Description: Poster lists merchandise salvaged from a recent fire and now for sale. It is material "chiefly soiled by water. The goods that were burned to any extent, bei...
Date: 1905 By: Drapery and General Importing Company of New Zealand Ltd; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: Eph-D-RETAIL-1905-07 Description: Poster lists merchandise, mainly only water-damaged, salvaged from a recent fire and now for sale. The goods had been stored in a cellar which became flooded...
Lambton Quay, Wellington, after the 1906 fire
Date: [ca 22 October 1906] From: Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972: Photographs of New Zealand Ref: 1/1-022925-G Description: Scene on Lambton Quay, Wellington, after the fire on the 22nd of October 1906. Two chimneys are in the foreground. Photograph taken by Sydney Charles Smith. ...
Date: [1850s-1890s] From: Field family :Field and Hodgkins family photographs By: Barraud, Charles Decimus, 1822-1897; Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Coxhead, Frank Arnold, 1851-1908; Edmund Wheeler & Son (Firm); Finch, F, active 1878-1900; Hodgkins, William John Parker, 1866-1945 Ref: PA1-q-089 Description: Photographs of the Field and Hodgkins families, taken by William Hughes Field; and of New Zealand scenes. A number of views are of Dunedin taken between 1850...
Costall, Mr : Photograph of the fire at the General Assembly Library
Date: December 11th 1907 By: Costall, John James Joseph, 1859-1949 Ref: PAColl-4304 Description: Photograph of the General Assembly Library fire on 11th December 1907. It shows people gathered outside and men tackling the blaze with hoses. Photographer...
Aftermath of a fire in a wooden building, and, James Smith's corner, and a man carrying a child in Vivian Street
Date: 1974 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1072 Description: Frames 1 to 4 show men clearing a two-storeyed wooden building damaged by fire, possibly in Cuba Street. They are stripping boards and damaged corrugated iro...
Students' Arts Festival 1970. Poetry reading in the Mount Street Cemetery at midnight; and fire in the roof of an unidentified church in the Vivian Street area
Date: 1970 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0064 Description: Students' Arts Festival 1970, poetry readings by university students held in the Mount Street Cemetery at midnight; and, fire in the roof of an unidentified ...
Firefighting beside an unidentified sports field, and, Kilbirnie Park
Date: 1976 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1352 Description: Frame one shows a wide field at an unidentified location in which several vehicles are parked; long hoses are snaking across the grass with a man using a hig...
Date: 1855-[ca 1920] By: Matheson, William Brooklyn, 1861-1939 Ref: qMS-1348 Description: Tale of the hazards of fire in the Forty Mile Bush, late 19th century; 2 letters from John and Ann Groves to England, describing life at Castlepoint (1855-18...
Date: [1906] From: Miller, E D N :Photographs by Isaac Jeffares, and of family By: Jeffares, Isaac Henry Bowen, 1868-1936 Ref: PA4-0278 Description: Stereoscopic photograph of Lambton Quay, Wellington, after the `Great fire', taken by Isaac Henry Bowen Jeffares ca 1906 Quantity: 1 b&w original photograph...
Date: 1992 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- : The Dominion cartoons. 25 June - 26 August 1992 Ref: H-003-010 Description: Shows, on one side of the world, an archer wearing the Olympic logo, who has shot an arrow, while on the other side of the world, the New Zealand Parliament ...
Date: 1907 By: Smith, Alan C, active 2006 Ref: PAColl-8943 Description: Photographs of the 1907 fire at Parliament Buildings, Wellington. The photographs show crowds watching the building burn down; rescued furniture in the groun...
Date: ca 1930s By: Baillie, William Jeavons Hall, 1941-; MacDonald, Stewart James, active 1940-1944 Ref: PAColl-4479 Description: Taken at night with a fire truck in shadow in the foreground, firemen operating a hose in the background and smoke billowing. Photographer was Stewart James...
Date: ca 1900s Ref: PAColl-7342 Description: Firemen demolishing the remains of the Trocadero Private Hotel and other buildings on Lambton Quay, Wellington after the fire there. The offices of Young & ...
Date: 25 September 1946 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 1/4-049607-F Description: Fire at the New Zealand Centennial Exhibition building, Rongotai, Wellington, photographed 29 September 1946 by an Evening Post staff photographer. Quantity...
Basin Reserve, Wellington
Date: [ca 1900] Ref: 1/2-059705-F Description: View looking east from above Tasman Street, Wellington, across the Basin Reserve toward Mount Victoria. On the far right is Wellington College, with St Mark'...
Creator unknown : Photograph including the Bank of New South Wales, Wellington
Date: 1906 Ref: PAColl-9383 Description: Photograph of Lambton Quay, Wellington, including the Bank of New South Wales. Photograph taken in 1906 by an unidentified photographer. Source of title - T...
Date: 1840s-1995 From: Cook, Rodney, 1930-: Collection relating to refurbishment of Parliament and Government Building Ref: PAColl-6035-1
Date: 1956 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: EP/1956/0624-F Description: Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Descrip...