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Kia ora, welcome to Wellington City Archives, Te Kano Kohinga Kupu o Pōneke.

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.


Wellington City Archives acknowledges the mana and tangata whenua of this region/rohe and the connection they have to this whenua/land.


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e. Visit of Rear Admiral F Piana Lara, Mexican Navy, to Sir Francis Kittsd. New Batching Plant, Corporation yardp. Evening for retired members, Green roomCemeteries - Makarag. Traffic, north end of The TerraceCity Scapes, intersection of Tory Street and Vivian Streetd. Paved path to Houghton Bay School, off Buckley Rd, damaged by kidsDuke of Edinburgh's visit: reviewing naval troopsCopy: Abortion, Apartheid, Unions, Nuclear (posters, handouts, protests)Arlington Street, urban renewal old houses on present sitesf. Tips, Burma Rd, Melroseg. Oswald CrescentChain of Office presented by Women's Organizations of Wellington to Mayoressh. Traffic Safety Week, Council Chambers, Presentation by Cr Buttond.Streetscape, footpath, shops, motor vehiclesb. Exterior of No. 1 and No. 2 Tram/Bus Barn, Kilbirniey. Interiora. Courtenay Placeb. Telephone operator, Corporation yardAustralian Mutual Provident Fund BuildingRubbish tip at Kaitoke and JudgefordSummer City, Sun Festival, Sun Festival Sculpture assemblyExtension of Silverstream ReservoirSummer City - Sun FestivalCopies: Newtown Parkc. Japanese Lily, Botanical Gardensau. Molesworth Street: Parliament Grounds and General Assembly Libraryb. Visit of Chief Constable of Lancashireh. Hay St Drainage, job 9350e. Hanson St Flats development, NewtownUnion Hobartp. Ngauranga Gorge, excavation for harbour fillCity Art GalleryMemorial plaque, receipt and cover letter Temporary Corporal Francis William Desmond 8/2896Parks and Recreation - Botanical Gardens: Rose GardensSummer City - Hotter Than Everd. Treasury Dept, Mr Pat Jacquesb. Site of proposed Transport TerminalSummer Cityc. Clyde Quay Tavern, slipped bank - house - no 2 Hood StFaçade of two storey concrete building, Lambton Quayb. Karori Reservoiru. Pipes and structurei. Job 2055g. Town Planning, Traffic, Courtenay PlaceElevated view of the Terrace areaCarlton Gore RoadAro Street, spot welding fishplates on newly laid tram rails'Treehouse Blues', The Treehouse Cafe, 123 Cuba Streetao. Opening of Traffic House, Dixon St

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