Napier from Napier Hill looking towards Cape Kidnappers

Carnell, Samuel
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View of Napier from Napier Hill looking towards Awatoto thought to have been taken in 1876. Hastings Street is located on the left side of the image. In the foreground, the County Council Chambers stands of the corner of Hastings Street and Browning Street. Tennyson Street, Emerson Street and Dickens Street are also visible.

The lagoon is visible on the right side of the image. Cape Kidnappers is visible in the distance.

Photographer, possibly Samuel Carnell.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted in an album.
Photograph: Height x Width: 184 x 236mm
Album: Height x Width x Depth/Length: 401 x 330 x 55mm
C. D. Cornford 56/28, Stamp, Stamped
11, Inscription, Handwritten
1878, Inscription, Handwritten
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Subject date
Credit Line
from the estate of Mr C D Cornford
Other number(s)
56/28, Album 12, 1909, 77562
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