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Boat Harbour Wellington NZ, No. 391

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Wellington City Archives is the business archive of the Wellington City Council and a collecting archive for the Wellington community. Our collections date from the 1840s to the present day.


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Civic Centre ReconstructionParks and Recreation - Botanical Gardens: FloriadePossibly Ngaio Gorge Road, Kaiwharawharak. Mr K Boyden, Broadcasting House. Messines Rd Reservoirc. New Treatment Plant, Waterworks, WainuiDutch submarine in dockf. Crieff Streetf. Surface conditions of various streets and footpathsBurma RoadOld Library and Technical collegePanoramas - HarbourPeople eating lunch, Midland ParkMobil Street Racei. Various telephone operatorsAir Marshall Sir Davis Barnett, with Mayor Kittsb. Car park, Taranaki Sta. Work strengthening gates 1 and 3, airporth. Various substandard dwellingsPanoramas - Cable Carb. Photos taken for Regional Planning AuthorityCouncillor Stewart DuffAbattoir, new building under constructionb. Working Mens Club, Mercer Streetb. Karepa StCopy: Abortion, Apartheid, Unions, Nuclear (posters, handouts, protests)z. Laboratory, Corporation yardi. Shop frontsl. Storm damage, Ridgeway subdivisionAir Marshall Sir Andrew Mc Kee, ex-Commander in Chief transport command RAF, with Mayor Kittsa. Fountain, Kelburn Parkh. Accesses Helston RoadMen boarding bus, bound for Bowen StreetDilapidated housing, Tui Streetb. Job 3647, Messines RoadKatea Summer City, pie fightThe Esplanadec. Seamens mission, drainage work, Whitmore Ste. Donald Stb. Kinney Strainer - WainuiHutchison Roadj. Karori Chapel, Anzac DayArlington Street, urban renewal old houses on present sitesb. Presentation, Shell Trophy, Thorndon Schoole. Seamens mission, drainage work, Whitmore Stc. Drainage, Park Roadb. Carlton Hotel - Cellarc. Thorndon Quayg. AbattoirsCity Scapes - Suburbs, church being shifted from Childers Terrace, Kilbirnie

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