Members of the Mounted Rifles Regiment in Nelson during World War One

Members of the Mounted Rifles Regiment in Nelson during World War One
Date
18 Aug 1914
Ref
1/2-026531-G
Description

Members of the New Zealand Mounted Rifles Regiment travelling through Nelson before leaving to fight in World War One. Several Nelson businesses can be identified behind the soldiers and their horses, including J. E. Jounsell & Co., Booksellers & Stationers; J. Shields, & Co., the Wine & Spirit Merchants; M. M. Webster, Provision Merchant; and Trathen & Co., a drapery. Photograph taken by Frederick Nelson Jones in August 1914.

Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom centre - The Mounted Rifles leave for the front. Nelson N.Z. Aug. 18. 1914. F.N.Jones.

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

Physical Description: Glass negative

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Glass negative, Orientation: Horizontal image
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