At the starting line, a man holds up the starting flag for a race between the Vauxhall racing car and the Indian racing bike on the beach
Photograph taken by an unidentified photographer employed or contracted by 'The Press' newspaper of Christchurch. Possibly a photograph taken at a speed contest between W B Scott in a Vauxhall automobile and Ernie Hinds on an Indian motorcycle at New Brighton Beach, Christchurch on Saturday 21 November 1914.
Source of descriptive information - Negative registers.
Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s).
Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative, 1/2 plate
Processing information: The collection description was updated in November 2020 with information regarding commercial use of the photographs.
- Any requests to the Library for use or reuse of photographs for commercial purposes will be referred to The Press for the supply of copies.
- Access restrictions
- Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
- Part of
- The Press (Newspaper) :Negatives
- 1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate glass negative, 1/2 plate
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