Wairoa township from the river

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Public Domain

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About this object
The glass plate negative shows Marine Parade, Wairoa, taken from across the Wairoa River. Houses and shops can be seen and there is a steamer tied up to the wharf. In Album 27 there is a contact print taken from the glass plate negative. Underneath the photograph is written: Wairoa.

Photographer, probably Russell Duncan.
Date, 1890s.
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Media/Materials description
A glass plate negative. There is a black & white photograph in album No 27.
glass plate negative: Height x Width: 120 x 164mm
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Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 5405 c
Other number(s)
5405 (c), 93028

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