Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives

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Date
1889-1910
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Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936
Ref
PAColl-5032
Description

Henry Wright took the photographs in this collection

Henry Wright was a prominent Wellington businessman. He was also a keen amateur photographer. For further information see Turnbull Library Record, v12 no 1, May 1979, p37-44.

Arrangement: Negatives at 1/2-066299 to 066344, 1/1-020404 to 020791, 1/4-059888

Quantity: 434 b&w original negative(s).

Physical Description: Dry plate glass negatives

Provenance: Negatives found in two wooden boxes under house at 117 Mein Street, originally the home of Henry Wright, who had lived there from 1896 until his death in 1936.

Additional description

Alternative form available: File prints made for all images

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434 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate negatives, Landscape photographs, Dry plate glass negatives
There are 90 items in total.
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Kohukohu, Hokianga, Northland
Date: [ca 1894] From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020749-G Description: Kohukohu, Hokianga, Northland. Overlooks the harbour. School on left. Photograph taken circa 1894 by Henry Wright. Overlooks a harbour. Source of descriptiv...
Henry Charles Clarke Wright
Date: ca 1900 From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/2-066329-G Description: Self-portrait by Henry Charles Clarke Wright, circa 1900. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Gelatin dry plate negative
Portrait of Heeni Te Rei standing in front of a whare at Karaka Bay, Wellington
Date: [12 September 1891] From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020488-G Description: Portrait of Heeni Te Rei standing in front of a whare. Photographed by Henry Wright, circa 1890s. Possibly taken at a hui on 12 September 1891, when Ngāti Hu...
Henry Wright
Date: [ca 1880s] From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020592-G Description: Portrait of Henry Wright, circa 1880s. Photograph taken by Henry Wright. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - 45 Box 4 Quantity:...
Kohukohu, Hokianga, Northland
Date: Jan 1894 From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020615-G Description: Kohukohu, Hokianga, Northland, January 1894, photographed by Henry Wright. By the harbour. Shows the ships 'Zeno' (foreground), and 'Handa Isle',used for ti...
Date: January 1889 From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives By: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 Ref: 1/1-020418-G Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
View of Oriental Bay and Town Belt, Wellington
Date: ca 1895 From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020677-G Description: Photograph taken about 1895 by Henry Wright Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Tauranga Waterfront
Date: 1920 - 1936 From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020653-G Description: A view of Tauranga waterfront or strand, showing the jetty. There are some boats, boat houses and boating equipment on the beach. Quantity: 1 b&w original ...
Floral composition
Date: 26 August 1906 From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020729-G Description: Photograph of a flower taken Sunday 26 August 1906 by Henry Wright (1844-1936) of Wellington. Inscriptions: Marginal notes on negative - top centre - Sunday...
Tauranga
Date: 1902 From: Wright, Henry Charles Clarke, 1844-1936 :Negatives Ref: 1/1-020544-G Description: A view of Tauranga. In the background is the 1st Tauranga Post Office built in 1902 and destroyed by fire same year. A man is standing on the wharf and on ...