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Pipiriki - Raetihi Road - Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Kiwiana, British Isles, Vintage Photographs, Deities, Old Photos, New Zealand, Country Roads, Museum, River

Pipiriki - Raetihi Road | Collections Online

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John Alexander Gilfillan and (daughter?), circa photographed by Batchelder & Co of Melbourne, Australia. This copy negative made by Tesla Stu. Old Images, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Victorian Costume, Victorian Era, Fake History, Old West, Melbourne Australia

Mr J A Gilfillan and Miss Gilfillan

Mr J A Gilfillan and Miss Gilfillan Photographer: Batchelder and O'Neill, Melbourne, Australia Reference No: NZC14.1.33 Wanganui Portrait Collection, Wanganui District Library You are welcome to reproduce this photograph on your blog or website. Please: 1. Maintain the integrity of the photograph (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it) 2. Reproduce the photograph's caption information and link it back to here on Flickr. We would like to know how you're using these images…

Wanganui Fire Brigade in New Zealand 1921 Vintage Photographs, Vintage Images, Shorpy Historical Photos, Firefighter Family, Famous Photos, Kiwiana, Fire Engine, High Resolution Photos, Photo Archive

Old Unreliable: 1921 high-resolution photo

Vintage photographs available as fine-art prints or digital stock images

Dr Ernest Edward Porritt and family in a trap outside their home at 59 Ingestre Street, Wanganui, ca. Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Bungalow House Plans, Blog Images, Vintage Girls, Historical Photos, Alter, Past, Old Things

Frank Denton

A landau carriage, and driver, probably Wanganui region, January 1908 A trophy winning tennis team, and supporters, including ...

Sacred Heart Convent School, Wanganui - Photograph taken by Frank James Denton - Sacred Heart Convent School, Wanganui, photographed by Frank James Denton between Exterior view of a building in the Gothic revival style. James Denton, Frank James, My Land, Sacred Heart, New Zealand, Exterior, History, School, Buildings

Sacred Heart Convent School, Wanganui - Photograph taken by Frank James Denton | National Library of New Zealand

Sacred Heart Convent School, Wanganui, photographed by Frank James Denton between 1895-1912. Exterior view of a building in the Gothic revival styl...

) photographed by either Mark Lampe or Frank Denton. Kiwiana, Speed Limit, Covered Bridges, Pedestrian, Old Town, New Zealand, Victoria, History, Street

Speed limits

By the 1910s motor cars had become a common sight on streets. Pedestrians and motorists shared the road and vehicle speeds were kept low to reduce accidents. As this 1919 image of Victoria Avenue shows, the speed limit on this Whanganui bridge was 8 miles (13 kilometres) per hour.

Group on a bridge over Whanganui River in flood, Photograph taken by Frank J Denton. Maui, New Zealand, New York Skyline, Bridge, Photograph, River, Group, History, Photography

Flood waters, Whanganui River | National Library of New Zealand

Group on a bridge over Whanganui River in flood, 1904. Photograph taken by Frank J Denton. Inscriptions: Photographer's title on negative - bottom...

The Whanganui River and surrounding countryside at Pipiriki photographed by Thomas Pringle in about Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image. Countryside, New Zealand, River, History, Places, Outdoor, Image, Outdoors, Lugares

Whanganui River and surrounding countryside at Pipiriki | National Library of New Zealand

The Whanganui River and surrounding countryside at Pipiriki photographed by Thomas Pringle in about 1908. Inscriptions: Album page - beneath image...

Opening of the Catholic church at Parikino, Wanganui region, New Zealand, Shows a Maori group at a hangi site and a tent on the right. Church History, Family History, Homeland, Ancestry, New Zealand, Catholic, Coast, Landscape, Photos

Opening of the Catholic church at Parikino, Wanganui region, New Zealand | National Library of New Zealand

Opening of the Catholic church at Parikino, Wanganui region, New Zealand, 1925. Shows a Maori group at a hangi site and a tent on the right. A man ...

Whanganui river from the settlement of Upokongaro, with the ferry, or punt, in the foreground - Photograph taken by Frank James Denton James Denton, Frank James, New Zealand, Photograph, River, History, Photography, Photographs, Rivers

Whanganui river from the settlement of Upokongaro, with the ferry, or punt, in the foreground - Photograph taken by Frank James Denton | National Library of New Zealand

Whanganui river from the settlement of Upokongaro, with the ferry, or punt, in the foreground. Photograph taken circa 1890s by Frank James Denton....

'Big Tree' petrol tanker alongside S Wright & Co, carriers of Wanganui, circa Photograph probably taken by either Frank J Denton or Mark Lampe. Portable Record Player, Vinyl Record Player, Vintage Cars, Antique Cars, Floating Head, Ear Hair Trimmer, Big Tree, Town And Country, New Zealand

Petrol tanker, Wanganui | National Library of New Zealand

'Big Tree' petrol tanker alongside S Wright & Co, carriers of Wanganui, circa 1920s. Photograph probably taken by either Frank J Denton or Mark Lam...

Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). New Zealand, Fountain, Photographs, Boat, River, History, Outdoor, Maori, Historia

River boat on the Whanganui River | National Library of New Zealand

Photograph taken for the Evening Post newspaper of Wellington by an unidentified staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physic...

Opera House in Wanganui showing the entrances to the dress circle, stalls and pit. Two plane trees are in the foreground. Photograph taken by Frank J Denton. Plane Tree, Stalls, Maui, New Zealand, Opera House, Entrance, Photographs, Trees, Mansions

Opera House, Wanganui | National Library of New Zealand

Opera House in Wanganui showing the entrances to the dress circle, stalls and pit. Two plane trees are in the foreground. Photograph taken by Frank...

Trams travelling along Victoria Avenue, Wanganui. The storefronts of Markham & Shewan, Thomas Warnock and William Rees-Jones can be seen. Taken by Frank J Denton in New Zealand North, Kiwiana, Maui, Old Things, Street View, Travelling, Victoria, Island, History

Trams travelling along Victoria Avenue, Wanganui | National Library of New Zealand

Trams travelling along Victoria Avenue, Wanganui. The storefronts of Markham & Shewan, Thomas Warnock and William Rees-Jones can be seen. Taken b...

Hundreds flee rising floodwaters in North Island The Whanganui River NZ on Sunday morning. Examples Of Climate Change, North Island New Zealand, Strange Weather, Natural Disasters, Sunday Morning, Maui, River, Mansions, History

Hundreds flee rising floodwaters in North Island

Almost all Waitotara has been evacuated, and parts of Whanganui will be cut off for days.

 1940 Flood waters invaded the streets of Wanganui at the weekend cnr Taupo Quay and Victoria Ave. Study Photos, High Level, The Fosters, New Zealand, Old Things, Corner, Street View, Victoria, Memories

Te3la Studies Photo. Flood waters invaded the streets of Wanganui at; the tueekend and raised the Wanganui River to a higher level than ever seen before in the memory of the oldest residents of the district. Top, Foster's Corner, at the foot of Victoria Avenue, where waier w&s up to the level of the shops and all of Taupo Quay was under water. Below, looking from Shakespeare Cliff across the river to the:. city, with Kowhai Park under, ivater. (Evening Post, 27 February 1940)

From National Library of New Zealand: Te3la Studies Photo. Flood waters invaded the streets of Wanganui at; the tueekend and raised the Wanganui River to a higher level than ever seen before in the memory of the oldest residents of the district. Top, Foster's Corner, at the foot of Victoria Avenue, where waier w&s up to the level of the shops and all of Taupo Quay was under water. Below, looking from Shakespeare Cliff across the river to the:. city, with Kowhai Park under, ivater. (Evening…