Entrance to cable car terminal from Lambton Quay, Wellington

Entrance to cable car terminal from Lambton Quay, Wellington
Date
[ca 21 February 1957]
Ref
EP/1957/0705
Description

Entrance to the cable car terminal at Cable Car Lane off Lambton Quay, Wellington, taken ca 22 March 1957 by an unidentified Evening Post staff photographer. Shows three women entering and exiting the terminal and a group of people standing beside a sign that points towards Life Photography.

Original Evening Post caption reads: "Approach to the terminal from Lambton Quay - an approach that is not without need of improvement. The Kelburn track began operations just over 50 years ago, and 10 years ago was purchased by the City Council from the Kelburne and Karori Tramway Company for £45,000."

Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative 6 x 6 cm

Additional description

Alternative form available: Print available in Turnbull Library Pictures Evening Post illustrations files at EP-Municipal-Cable car (11/1)

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Part of
Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers / Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Film negatives, Cellulosic film negative 6 x 6 cm, Orientation: Square image
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Entrance to cable car terminal from Lambton Quay, Wellington. Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers. Ref: EP/1957/0705. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22846105

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