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Object: Whangaroa

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Title Whangaroa
Production Lee-Johnson, Eric (photographer), 1950s, New Zealand
Medium summary black and white photograph, gelatin silver print
Classification black-and-white prints
Technique black-and-white photography
Credit line Purchased 1997 with New Zealand Lottery Grants Board funds
Registration number O.007596
View looking across at coastal waters, from a vantage point on the shoreline rocks, a small boat and two unoccupied rowboats are visible on the calm waters. Also in sight, on the hilltop to the left, is a residential house and a cluster of trees.

Location is between the Marlin Hotel and the Clansman wharf. The building on the hill was a hospital and is now a home.

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