Tokaanu Hotel, Lake Taupo. 'The Fisherman's Paradise'

Date
Circa 1923
Ref
Pan-2186-F
Description

Panoramic view of the single-storeyed hotel building at Tokaanu. Pillars at the entrance on the left. There is a lineup of eight cars parked in front with their drivers wearing peaked caps standing alongside each one. (Number plates visible, from left 17-867, 17-872, 63-380, 101-600, 124-866, 24-934, 27-545, 25-798). Several are from the White Star Line of taxis. Outbuildings on the right, hills in the background and Lake Taupo just visible on the far left middle distance. Taken by Robert Percy Moore.

Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - Tokaanu Hotel. Lake Taupo. New Zealand. No. 110. The Fishermans Paridise [i.e. Paradise]; Marginal notes on negative - Tokaanu Hotel. Lake Taupo. The Fishermans Paradise

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

Physical Description: Panoramic negative 24.7 x 111.8 cm

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Curator required
Format
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Panoramic negative 24.7 x 111.8 cm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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