Tawa Flat, Wellington - Photograph taken by J D Buckley

Tawa Flat, Wellington - Photograph taken by J D Buckley
[ca 20 Aug 1947]
Buckley, John David, 1901-1983

View overlooking suburb of Tawa Flat in Wellington showing houses, roads, railway station, and other land-use. Photograph taken in April 1947, by J D Buckley for the Free Lance.

Inscriptions: Verso - top centre - Main road on right. New military road across hill in back built during war. Borstal (?) in middle distance. Big growth of housing mostly privately built. Railway Station extreme left. Harry Duff's [?] factory opposite. Rail fully electrified and electric trains to Paekak; Verso - bottom right - J D Buckley, / 20 Collingwood St., / Ngaio, Wellington, N.Z.; Verso - bottom right - Rcd 23/6/47; Verso - bottom right - P20/8/47; Verso - bottom left - Compo=right / 9 5/8 x 3" / 3/16" gutter; Verso - bottom left - 14 April [del: May] 1947

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

Physical Description: Silver gelatin print 21.3 x 15 cm

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New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives
1 b&w original photographic print(s), Photographs, Silver gelatin print 21.3 x 15 cm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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Buckley, John David, 1901-1983. Tawa Flat, Wellington - Photograph taken by J D Buckley. New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives. Ref: PAColl-8163-40. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23208205

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