AUCKLAND "When Our Future Was Bright"

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In New Zealand we have what they call "State Houses." They are a NZ icon, a piece of Kiwiana.- Very similar to our first home after arriving from England in 1952 Nz History, My Family History, 1940s Home, Central Otago, New Zealand Houses, Auckland New Zealand, Kiwiana, Social Housing, Beautiful Islands
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State houses: 1940s state-house family

A family pose outside their house in the Lower Hutt state-housing suburb of Taitā in 1949. The dwelling is actually a double unit (semi-detached), designed to look like a single unit. These were erected to save money. Most tenants vied for a single-unit dwelling because they represented the New ...

Bill ✔️ Queen Street, Auckland in Bill Gibson-Patmore. New Zealand Cities, New Zealand Travel, Auckland New Zealand, My Family History, The Beautiful Country, Australia, Time Photo, The Good Old Days, What Is Like
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Queen Street, Auckland

 Was instituted to pay for the then building of the Auckland Harbour Bridge, now dismantled as the bridge is now well & truly paid off Nz History, My Family History, New Zealand North, Auckland New Zealand, Nz Art, Kiwiana, Old Images, Contemporary Photographers, The Old Days
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Auckland - Bridge Tolls. Was instituted to pay for the then building of the Auckland Harbour Bridge, now dismantled as the bridge is now well & truly paid off

Kiwi Bacon Factory roof, Kingsland, photo © Geoffrey H. Christchurch New Zealand, Auckland New Zealand, All Things New, Old Things, Nz Art, Kiwiana, The Beautiful Country, South Island, Beach Fun
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Kiwi Bacon, Kiwi & Sign. Can't get anymore Kiwi As! than this.

New Zealand - Queen Street, Auckland - Pedestrians crossing the road in every direction on Queen Street New Zealand Cities, Visit New Zealand, New Zealand Travel, Old Images, Old Photos, Nz History, Photo Record, Wellington New Zealand, Auckland New Zealand
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Queen Street, Auckland (1974)

On the 21st of August 1958, Auckland became the first city in New Zealand to employ the ‘Barnes Dance’ style of pedestrian crossings. This system, named for American traffic engineer Henry A. Barnes, stops all vehicle traffic so that pedestrians can cross busy intersections in any direction at the same time. The Barnes Dance crossing system has become a feature of pedestrian traffic on Queen St in Auckland and Lambton Quay in Wellington, as well as other busy inner city streets throughout…

Devonport Ferries - Ferry Building and Auckland City, New Zealand ~ Old Images, Old Photos, Auckland New Zealand, My Family History, Places Of Interest, What Is Like, Historical Photos, Holland, Nostalgia
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Devonport ferries. Ferry building and Akld city

Mt Eden Road, Auckland Photo Time, My Family History, Auckland, Historical Photos, Kiwi, New Zealand, Past, 1950s, The Neighbourhood
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Mt Eden Road, Auckland

Bill ✔️ Auckland trams and traffic, circa 1930 Bill Gibson-Patmore. Cafe Interiors, Auckland New Zealand, Kiwiana, Architecture Old, Places Of Interest, Historical Pictures, End Of The World, Homeland, Coco
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Bill ✔️ Auckland trams and traffic, circa 1930 Bill Gibson-Patmore. (curation & caption: @BillGP). Bill✔️

Bill ✔️ Farmers Trading Co. Hobson Streert, Auckland New Zealand. Now converted to The Heritage Hotel. Heritage Hotel, Auckland New Zealand, My Family History, Old Images, Historical Photos, Farmers, Kiwi, Caption, Coco
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Bill ✔️ Farmers Trading Co. Hobson Streert, Auckland New Zealand. Now converted to The Heritage Hotel. Bill Gibson-Patmore. (curation & caption: @BillGP). Bill✔️

ARA, trolley bus No108, Queen Street, Auckland Auckland New Zealand, My Family History, Homeland, Historical Photos, Buses, Kiwi, 1960s, The Neighbourhood, Nostalgia
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ARA, trolley bus No108, Queen Street, Auckland

 From the booklet "Auckland. Published by Frank Duncan & Co., Auckland, New Zealand. Auckland New Zealand, Kiwiana, Far Away, What Is Like, Booklet, Old Photos, Postcards, The Neighbourhood, Bridge
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Grafton Bridge. From the booklet "Auckland. 51 Artistic Views". Published by Frank Duncan & Co., Auckland, New Zealand.

 The site of Thomas Henderson's Commercial Hotel is now De Bretts Hotel. Nz History, My Family History, Norfolk Island, Photo Time, How To Buy Land, Auckland, Historical Photos, Continents, Kiwi
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Shortland Street, Auckland. The site of Thomas Henderson's Commercial Hotel is now De Bretts Hotel.

Foot of Queen Street, Auckland in about Postcard by Industria Series ~ 781 F. My Family History, Kiwiana, Auckland, Historical Photos, New Zealand, 19th Century, Africa, Street View, Australia
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Foot of Queen Street, Auckland in about 1905. Postcard by Industria Series ~ 781 F.G.R.

When did the New Zealand War Memorial Museum open? How to Play. To play you just need to simply check the box next to what you believe the correct answer and then hit the Play button. Great Photos, Old Photos, Auckland New Zealand, Memorial Museum, Old Images, The Province, Back In Time, One In A Million, Science And Nature
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“Here's the Auckland Museum opening in 1929”

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Central Auckland Post Office Auckland 1920's