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Object: Bert Baker’s garage, Opononi

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Title Bert Baker’s garage, Opononi
Production Lee-Johnson, Eric (photographer), 1948 or 1949, Opononi
Medium summary black and white photograph, gelatin silver print
Materials silver, photographic gelatin, photographic paper
Classification gelatin silver prints, black-and-white prints
Technique black-and-white photography
Credit line Purchased 1997 with New Zealand Lottery Grants Board funds
Registration number O.006645
View of a car being filled with petrol, Cyril Lee-Johnson and the garage owner are amongst the men standing to the right of the petrol pumps. Two men are at work filling the car with petrol and checking the pumps, a second vehicle - with the word Shell written on the front of it - is visible down the road.

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