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COL - Caravan and tent at motor camp. Family beside tent, beside caravan.
Two women standing on dilapidated street in [Mount Victoria] Wellington. Two school girls leaving house and walking down street. Two women on bench at [Pigeon Park]. Dog. Tulips in botanic gardens.
B&W - people gathered in lounge for tea and scones, and cake.
People entering the Wellington Zoo in the rain. Animals therein.
Woman riding horse in field. Lambs. Rabbit. Girl holding up young rabbit.
Highland pipe band on Molesworth Street outside parliament. Ranfurly Shield parade for challenge against Canterbury [1953]. Marching girls.
View of couple entering car from second storey.
COL - Two women boarding ship, ‘Strathmore’. Scenes on deck. Ship’s pool.
Bride arriving at church. Couple exiting church.
B&W - View down onto Kelburn park from cable car terminus, CC descends. View down Dixon Street. Dixon Street and Te Aro from steps. Manners - Willis Street intersection. People gathered in Pigeon Park. Chaffers Marina. Car parked in Kelburn. Elevated views of streets and suburbs. (This section was shot through a magnifying glass and has an interesting aspect).
COL - Large locomotive [Meg Merrilies] backing away from railway platform. Half-a-dozen cameramen lined up to film and photograph the train.
Travelling via rail, views out the window. Train at platform, puffing along in Plimmerton.
Young man leaning on car talking to driver. Old couple embracing beside cabbage tree.
Motor camp scenes. Statue of Mary in Paraparaumu.
Young women at the beach in bathing suits sucking on lollies, walking down to sea. Dog jumping through hoop in back yard. Water skiing on Petone foreshore.
DC-3 taking off at Paraparaumu.
Floral clock in Christchurch. Girl by pond in botanic gardens. Bride arrives at church in wind. Boarding DC-3 in CHCH at sunset, light glinting off tarmac.
Wellington from Kelburn.

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Year 1952

Reference number F82234

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Amateur

Duration 0:18:08

Credits Photography: Robert John Lindsay

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