[Copy print of the final farewell gathering of the Auckland Tram Conductresses]

Maker and role
Graham Stewart, Photographer
Production date
1956
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Object detail

Accession number
PHO-2018-13
Production period
Description
Black and white copy scan of original photograph of the final farewell gathering of the Auckland Tram Conductresses. Conductresses are in front of Tram 253 parked at Tram Barn, Manakau Road, Auckland in 1956. Sign at the top of the tram has text: 'GOODBYE ITS BEEN NICE TO KNOW YOU!' with a sign at feet in centre of group with text '1942-1956'. Cath Taylor is standing in second row, second from right, with her daughter hidden behind her mothers back. Nancy Carrick is middle row third from left. Photograph possibly taken by Graham Stewart.
Physical description
1 photograph (copy print) : black and white ; 15 x 20.5 cm
Credit Line
Graham Stewart. 1956. [Copy print of the final farewell gathering of the Auckland Tram Conductresses], PHO-2018-13. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Production place
Auckland
New Zealand

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Thank you for your comment this has now been updated.

- MOTAT Walsh Memorial Library on 28-05-2020 02:33:42

Following research done into the life of tram No.253, Graham Stewart confirms he took the image of the farewell to the tram conductresses for the Auckland Transport Board.

- James Duncan on 22-05-2020 02:14:54

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