Day's Bay, Lower Hutt

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About this object
View of swimmers on a beach, possibly taken in the early twentieth century. The photograph is thought to have been taken at Day's Bay, Lower Hutt. At the centre of the photograph three women in swimsuits stand on the beach. Two of the women have their backs to the camera. A young boy is located in the foreground. The boy is likely to be Arthur Chegwidden. The photograph has been taken looking north towards Days Bay Wharf.

Photographer, unknown.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph loose in an album with a leather spine and corners, and red linen cover.
Album (closed): Height x Width: 310 x 260mm
Photograph: Height x Width: 82 x 55mm
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 16644
Credit Line
gifted by Pauline Schwabe
Other number(s)
m2000/64/2, 16644, 82835


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