Wellington (inhabited place)
Found in 67 Collections and/or Records:
72 x 70 mm. Seagulls on the beach, with the sea in the background.
Landscape format. [Showing jetty in centre].
361 x 264 mm. A view taken from the same position as Y3089B/24, but looking towards Lambton Quay and Te Aro Flats. In the foreground is a residential area with mainly wooden houses, while beyond in the harbour, ships can be seen moored at Queen’s Wharf, with Te Aro Flats in the distance.
Landscape format. [Closer view than 6865].
201 x 153 mm. A view showing the Government Buildings on Lambton Quay, finished around 1876 to the design of W.H. Clayton.
364 x 257 mm. A view of the Government Building on Lambton Quay with three figures standing in the roadway in front. This is the handsome building which superseded the offices shown in Y3089B/27. Finished around 1876 (to the design of W.H. Clayton), it is a wooden structure looking deceptively like stone. The chimneys seen here were later removed in the interests of architectural harmony.
360 x 260 mm. A front view of this attractive timber building, with a square tower at one end and ornamental designs on verandahs and eaves. The house was designed in 1869 by W.H. Clayton.
This file contains material relating to the research, publication and reception of Lady Smedley’s history of the official residence of the British High Commissioner , ‘Homewood and its families: a story of Wellington’ (Wellington, 1980).
198 x 148 mm. A view of the countryside in the Hutt area north of Wellington, showing fields interspersed with palm trees.
A print issued by the New Zealand Government to mark the opening of New Zealand House, London, on 9 May 1963 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Landscape format. [General view of Wellington with tram lines down street].
Landscape format. [Taken from sailing ship].
Landscape format. Taken from steamer near Wellington.
71 x 70 mm. A river overlooked by trees.
Landscape format. Taken early morning from the steamer.
Landscape format. [Reclamation for wharf area - not graving dock. Building left of centre with chimneys is City Council garbage destructor. S.S.].
Landscape format. Australia batting. In background on right is Wellington Boys' College.
Old Government House : wooden buildings : now used as Houses of Parliament owing to burning down of Parl Buildings in December 1907., 1910
[No print]. Missing.
Album of mostly 80 x 54 mm prints. There is a brief list describing items 1-98, which document the trip from Southampton to South Africa, travel in South Africa, and the visit to Southern Rhodesia. Many photos do not appear in the exact numerical order given in the listing. The rest of the images are uncaptioned, but their general locations have been identified by reference to the diary RCMS 353/1.
360 x 266 mm. A view looking down on to the harbour with city buildings in the foreground and Mt. Victoria visible beyond the harbour. Government House is in the centre of the photograph with a cluster of ships moored at the right at Queen’s Wharf. The Council Chambers are at the left of the photograph (see Y3089B/25).
A programme of the visit of 9-16 January 1954.