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A guide to the Alexander Turnbull Library photograph collection, 1870-1925
P89-050 (SAFR 23850)  
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Description
The Alexander Turnbull Library photograph collection, 1870-1925, (SAFR 23850, P89-050) is comprised of photographs copied from the Alexander Turnbull Library showing various sailing vessels. The collection has been processed to the Item level and is open for use.
Background
Alexander Turnbull (1868-1918) of Wellington, New Zealand, was a merchant, bibliophile and collector. He bequeathed his collection of books, photographs, manuscripts, and other materials to the government of New Zealand, forming the basis of the Alexander Turnbull Library. The collection is currently in the custody of the National Library of New Zealand. Source: J. E. Traue. 'Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh', from the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, updated 18-Mar-2014. http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/biographies/2t53/turnbull-alexander-horsburgh.
Extent
55 items.
Restrictions
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
Availability
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.