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Object: Riccarton Road, Christchurch

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Title Riccarton Road, Christchurch
Production Muir & Moodie studio (photography studio), circa 1905, New Zealand
Unknown (photographer), New Zealand
Medium summary black and white gelatin glass negative
Materials silver, photographic gelatin, sheet glass, photographic plates
Classification gelatin dry plate negatives, black-and-white negatives
Technique gelatin dry plate process, black-and-white photography
Format whole plate (1/1)
Registration number C.011458
Intersection of Riccarton Road, Riccarton Avenue and Deans Avenue. Taken from Riccarton Avenue and looking south towards Riccarton Road. An automobile is parked on the right, beside the tram and power lines, with a man and a woman in the car posing for the camera. The corner is commonly referred to as "Nancy's Corner" after one of the propeitor's of the hotel (centre left), initally the Plough Inn and later Nancy's Hotel, which has since been demolised.

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