Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives

Date
1899-1946
By
Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949
Ref
PA-Group-00048
Description

Photographs taken ca 1899-1946 by Albert Percy Godber (1875-1949), railway employee and amateur photographer. The collection comprises photographs of railways, timber industry, Maori art, and general views throughout New Zealand. It features a considerable number of views of Petone, where the Godber family lived for many years, and of the railway workshops at Petone and Hillside.

Source of title - Title supplied by Library

Arrangement: Prints housed at PAColl-3039-1, PAColl-0912, PAColl-4380, PA7-14-09. Other prints dispersed in sequences. Negatives housed at APG-0001 to 2115, 1/4-002920 to 002921, 1/4-002739 to 002740, 008767 to 008771, 008777, 008780 to 008781, 009010, 009012, 009028, 009254 to 009256, 015153 to 015154, 015317 to 015326, 015446, 015449 to 015452, 015305 to 015313, 015317 to 015326, 018619, 018620, 021690, 038846 to 039809, 050273 to 050338, 050344 to 051277, 051762 to 052187, 057748 to 057745, 057757 to 057795, 091523 to 091535, 105708 to 105744, 105746 to 105748, 106038, 106040; 1/2-003136, 003137, 003171, 003264, 003279, 003302, 003707, 003758, 0003792, 003869, 003872, 003873, 03988 to 004012, 004139, 008032 sequence, 011868 to 011905, 021518, 104701 to 104746. Lantern slides housed at PA11-028 to PA11-030.

Photographs taken and collected by Albert Percy Godber.

Quantity: 13 album(s) Album(s). 2060 b&w original negative(s) approx..

Finding Aids: Negative listing with correspondence file TL6/1/15, negative registers held by Photographic Archive..

Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - MS-Papers-0078.

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13 album(s) Album(s), 2060 b&w original negative(s) approx., Photographs
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Rock formation on the coast at Raglan.
Date: 1929 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1591-1/2-G Description: View of three huge rocks at Raglan, with one man standing in the sea at the foot of one rock, and another standing on top of another. Photograph taken by Alb...
Unidentified picnic group, ca 1900.
Date: ca 1900 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-0010-1/2-G Description: Group of unidentified women and men at a picnic, photographed ca 1900 by A P Godber. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry plate ...
Date: Circa 1936 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-038983-G Description: View of Wairarapa railcar R.M.6 (Rail Motor No 6), "Mamari". This image is a glass copy negative taken from a print by Albert Percy Godber. "Mamari" (R.M.6)...
Date: Circa 1936 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: 1/4-038982-G Description: View of Wairarapa railcar R.M.6 (Rail Motor No 6), "Mamari" crossing a small railway bridge. This image is a glass copy negative taken from a print by Albert...
Rail motor No 4 "Maahunui", 1936
Date: 1936 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1490-1/4-G Description: Rail motor No 4, "Maahunui" on a trial run entering Silverstream Railway Station, circa 1936. Photographed by Albert Percy Godber. Identified from letters o...
Milk cooler on Aplin's farm, Silverstream, circa 1921.
Date: 1921 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-0770-1/2-G Description: Milk cooling at Aplin's farm, Silverstream. Photograph taken by Albert Percy Godber, circa 1921. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description...
Making up the pay packets, Petone railway workshops
Date: Circa 1908 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1405-1/2-F Description: Making up the pay packets at the Petone railway workshop. Sitting at the table with the money are: C. Harman (left) and O E Naughton. Photograph taken by Al...
Hot Springs Hotel at Morere, Hawkes Bay, 1927
Date: 1927 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1756-1/2-G Description: View of the Hot Springs Hotel, accomodation house at the New Zealand Government's Health Resort at Morere. On the left is a sign leading to the Morere Baths....
Swing bridge over the Tunanui Stream near Morere, Wairoa District.
Date: Circa 1920s From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1034-1/2-G Description: Swing bridge over the Tunanui Stream near Morere. The photographer's wife, Laura Godber, is seated on the bank of the stream. Photographed by Albert Percy Go...
"Aotea", Leyland rail motor, RM 30 (Rail motor no 30)
Date: Circa 1938 From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: APG-1474-1/4-G Description: Leyland rail motor "Aotea", RM 30, photographed circa 1938 by Albert Percy Godber. A man in a suit and hat standing at the front of the railcar is identifie...