Opening of the Amalgamated Society of Railway Servants Building, Aitken Street, Wellington - Photograph taken by Zak Studios

Date
14 Feb 1914
By
Zachariah, Joseph, 1867-1965
Ref
PAColl-D-0998
Description

Group photograph of Delegates, Executive, and Officers of the Amalgamated Society of Railway Servants of New Zealand taken at the opening ceremony of their head office building, Aitken Street. Photographed by ZAK, Wellington, in 1914.

Back row: W G Paget, Lyttelton; G Day, Taumarunui; H Johnson, Stratford; M McLauchlan, Grey; P E Cairns, Wellington; W F G Pullin, Newmarket; Louis Hill, Auckland; D Cooper, Dargaville.

Fourth row: W Benson, Ashburton; A Kemp, Dannevirke; J Leddy, Wellington; H S Seaton, Hawera; W McCulloch, Masterton; J P Paekakariki; J E Hanby, Picton; W J Westney, Frankton Junction; A C Stead, Auckland; W J McGonigle, Wanganui; Thomas C Watson, Timaru; J Mewburn, Taihape; G T Evitt, Paeroa; J Robertson, Invercargill; G Sargent, Whangarei; F Gray, Oxford West.

Third row: R Schumacher, Thorndon; W Hailwood, Trustee; R Pullenger, Ohingaiti; A D McKellar, Waipara; J Murphy, Waipukurau; J Ashton, Balclutha; Johnston, Cross Creek; A M Hammond, Helensville; J Cornish, Palmerston North; Charles E Wheeler, Editor, `Railway review'; D Moore, Kakahi; W Nuttall, Grey; J J C Hackett, Taumarunui; W G Hagan, Ohakune; J H Reid, Nelson; R Verrey, Gore; A Hallett, Upper Hutt, Mat. Thomas, Invercargill.

Second row: R Ryan, trustee; D Dwyer, Wanganui; A Whisker, Taumarunui; William Crichton, architect; J H McKay, architect; P gaines (Vice-President), Christchurch; William T Wilson (President), Palmerston North; M J Mack, General Secretary; P C Watt, builder; F Hutchins, Invercargill; J Barnett, Invercargill; J H Whiburn, Newmarket; L Geraghty, Auckland; E J Dash, Waikari; George E Williams, Napier.

Front row: W H Edwards, Westport; C Thompson, Dunedin; E Hayes, Palmerston South; James thomson, Otago; G McLeod, Oamaru; J T Fisher, Marton Junction; S G Smith, New Plymouth; A Melville, Hillside; Thomas E Evans, Canterbury.

Inscriptions: Backing board recto - above image - Title; Backing board recto - beneath image - Names

Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).

Physical Description: Silver gelatin print, 300 x 380 mm on card 480 x 605 mm

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Rail and Maritime Transport Union Inc :Photographs of Railway Union groups and activities
Format
1 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Silver gelatin print, 300 x 380 mm on card 480 x 605 mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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