View of Port Chalmers township

View of Port Chalmers township
[ca 1900s]
View of Port Chalmers township looking down Grey Street towards the band rotunda at the junction of George, Grey and Beach Streets. Commercial buildings line both sides of the street, and there is smoke coming from a tall factory chimney to the left of the band rotunda. The premises of McEwan's (boot makers) are on the left, and Miss Fairley's (refreshment rooms) are on the right. Photograph taken by William A Price in the early 1900s. Band Rotunda was constructed circa 1902 to commemorate the coronation of King Edward VII and in memory of Port Chalmers troopers who died in the Boer war (South African War). Source of descriptive information - Location identified by Library client Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - Port Chalmers. NZ. No 3207 Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 4.75 x 6.5 inches
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1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Postcards, Dry plate glass negative 4.75 x 6.5 inches, Orientation: Horizontal image
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