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Wellington City Archives is the business archive of the Wellington City Council and a collecting archive for the Wellington community. Our collections date from the 1840s to the present day.


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d. Paparangi CrescentParks and Recreation - Botanical GardensDownstage 25th anniversarya. Mobile Diesel Welding Plant no 60, accident to RE Brien, Boilermaker, Mech Eng w/shopse. No 258 Thorndon Quay, drainagebj. Safety Week, Traffic DeptGarden, corner of Willeston Street and Willis Streeta. Crusher, Ngaurangai. Interiors, New Ladies Conveniences, Harris and Victoria Sts cornerc. Steps, Pedestrian Access, 23 Wilton Roada. Inglis StTheatref. Flats, Duncan Terrace - constructionb. No 47 Sar StreetCivic Centre Reconstructionh. Duncan Terrace, fenceb. Broderick Road flats, General views and environsa. Airport, Traffic Safety Weeka. Views of the commercial / industrial area around the Hutt Road and Kaiwharawhara Road intersection. Warehouses, dwellings, BP Service Station, motor vehicles, Kaiwarra Wool Store, Wm Cable Ltdb. Traffic Ngaio Gorge Roada. No 43 Newport terracem. Fences, nos 58-78 Tinakori RdMoving Wellington Boating Club to its current positionMichael Fowler Centre, constructionSummer City - Sale Cityb. Bus Washing, Kilbirnie WorkshopsEvents in WellingtonNissan MobilCivic Centre ReconstructionCivic Farewell to Lord and Lady Freyberg.o. Road Safety Week, Traffic Department Hugh Wright Ltd, Willis StreetBeatles at Town Hall 1974 performanceb. Seascape, Princess Bayb. Job 2055d. Ventilatorsn. Traffic Safety Week, 17-24 MarchArizona Bar, Featherston Streetab. Tulip Sunday, Botanic GardenPanoramas - Harbourd. Views of drainage recorderf. views of, workmen, machineryf. New bridge, Awarua Street Railway Stationb. Copy of drawing - Hanson Street FlatsScout EPS Badge Winners (1st Wellington awards)b. Bridge, Hobsons Gullyh. Interiors, New Ladies Conveniences, Harris and Victoria Sts corneri. Naturalisation Ceremony, Council Chamberk. Cuba Street, Rear entrances11-15 Crosby Terrace, inside and outside, Council Properties future Victoria Street, exteriorg. Buildings, The Terrace

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