Ceremony at airport, Hawke's Bay

Williams, David Godfrey
Production date
Circa 1934
Current rights
Public Domain
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A photograph thought to have been taken at the opening of the Bridge Pa Aerodrome in the 1930s. A 2ZH reporter holds up a microphone while Sir Andrew Russell, president of the Hawke’s Bay and East Coast Aero Club, welcomes visitors. Former Prime Minister Joseph Gordon Coates is seated on the left side of the stage. A plane is visible in the background.

Photographer, Dave Williams.
Production date
Circa 1934
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white copy negative on card with three other photographs.
Height x Width: 86 x 108mm
Height x Width: 205 x 261mm
Presumably opening of Napier Airport., Inscription
Embankment Airport, by the look of it, probably 1930's., Inscription
Subject period
Subject date
Circa 1934
Credit Line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W320 (d), 78566


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