Oriental Bay, Wellington

Oriental Bay, Wellington
[ca 1906]

View taken from Oriental Parade with Carlton Gore Road on the left and Lambton Harbour on the right, looking towards the city area and hill suburbs in the distance. Children are standing on the rocky foreshore in the middle distance. A house overlooking Oriental Bay (on Carlton Gore Road) is visible in the top left. Houses under construction on Oriental Parade can be seen in the distance. A large sign advertising `Nelson Teas [?]' can be seen on the hillside in the middle distance near the houses under construction. Photograph taken ca 1906 when these houses are known to have been constructed, by William Archer Price.

Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom left - Oriental Bay. Wellington. 604

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

Physical Description: Dry plate glass negative 4.75 x 6.5 inches

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Price, William Archer, 1866-1948 :Collection of post card negatives
1 b&w original negative(s), Negatives, Dry plate glass negative 4.75 x 6.5 inches, Orientation: Horizontal image
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