Silverstream railway bridge 2 (1903-1957); distant view downstream.Queen Street saleyards; cattle sale. Campbell's Sawmills Ltd, Karapoti; experimental logging tractor on bush tramway bridge. Rugby club, 1928; juniors. [P4-116-1760]S class locomotive, single Fairlie, used between Wellington and Summit.Timber industry; axemen at Narrow Neck, Whiteman's Valley.City status proclamation, Maidstone Park; crowd at ceremony.Biggs store, Main Street; interior. [P2-939-2195]Aerial view; looking south to Trentham and racecourse. [P6-12-642]Fire Brigade; new appliance handed over, 6 August 1938.The Upper Hutt District in the 1840s, by S.C. Brees Orongomai Marae; Waitangi open day, 1998; Mawai Hakona whanau demonstrate the art of taiaha Army charter march 6, Main Street.Dunlop tyre assembly; cross-ply, small sizesHazelwoods Women's Day fancy dress entrants. [P1-4430-6820]Town Board office; corner of Main and Russell streets.Kenneth Graham Rosson 21st.Rimutaka Incline; goods train and surfacemen engaged in track work.  [P2-18-26]St Hilda's Anglican Church area, south side of Main Street.Soldiers, Trentham 1916 [P2-110-280]Fire; Benge & Pratt's store, Main Street; remains.Rugby league ball; group, with trophies and Coca-Cola prominent. [P3-418-1647]Mounted rifles, Trentham. Line of mounted horses [P3-126-676]Main St, Upper Hutt, Jan. 1948; north side 06, Dorothy-Tip-Top-Marigold.Upper Hutt railway station, under construction in 1955. [P3-281-1372]School Patrol Christmas party.Woolworths Checkers of the Year competition 1966; audience
 
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Gillett 21st [P1-7357-9747]School, unidentified; class photo; Standard 2, 1938. [P2-890-2083]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave. [P1-1381-3771]Upper Valley Tramping Club; women's annual overnight tramp; Lorraine Shindler and Debbie Ross at Mt Holdsworth turnoff.Archibald's Gallery; Mary Archibald, proprietor, exhibiting her own works.Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1966; cave; Happy. [P1-4833-7223]Maurice Wheatley; studio photograph. [P2-370-693]Trevor Watson; sales representative, Harcourts, estate agents.Golder's Cottage 001Geange Street, left side; No.   1-5Goodland ChildGillett 21st [P1-7330-9720]Traffic management; intersections of SH2, Norana Road extension, and paper road opposite.The Man Who Came To Dinner: Gillian Barkus, Arthur Williams, Royce Doyle, Henk Boekholt, Eric Brown[P2-2263-11665]Hodson 21st [P1-7117-9507]Wedding; Kenneth Greig McDonald and Elizabeth Pearlene Baker  5. [P1-7167-9557]Member of Parliament, Hutt electorate, 1858-1866; A. W. Renall.St Joseph's church; Fathers Camden, Breen, Short, Mouat.Unidentified man; Hazelwoods or STC? [P1-4874-7264]Roy Wale's nursery, 22 McLean Street, Wallaceville. [P1-6223-8613]Wedding; Kenneth Cherry, Beverley Williams 18. [P1-8864-11254]Trust Bank, corner of Main and Geange streets, opens; Diane Sowter wins $1000 term investment.Good Friday procession; wooden cross carried along Fergusson Drive.Dunlops Xmas Party [P1-3702-6092]Wedding; John Brabant, Winsome G. Kaye 5. [P1-5064-7454]RSA Xmas [P1-2394-4784]RSA Ball 1. [P1-1778-4168]Rotary Club Event held at Quinn's Post 17.Member of Parliament, Otaki electorate, 1935-1938; L. G. Lowry.Heretaunga College; senior year awards, 1986; Julia Hayes; top, fifth form; prizes in English, French, history, horticulture.RSA opening, stage 1. [P1-5486-7876]Main Street; south side, looking east from Gibbons Street.Softball; Hutt Valley under 9s rep team; Jason Rangiuia, Corey MacDonald, Troy Kahui, from Totara Park.Bank of New Zealand, corner Main and Princes Streets; mayor Rex Kirton opens new buildingBrown Owl School; netball event of the year. [P2-1716-3415]Swimming Club; Max Mitchell appointed assistant announcer for swimming at the 1990 Commonwealth Games.Main Street, south side; MacDonalds fruit store and Hercock Bros., crockery and groceryWedding; Victor Mills, Carol Sharpe  1. [P1-7762-10152]Trentham racecourse; Miss Bailey wins the Wellington Racing Club's Foster's Cup.Brown Owl School 1993 Room  2; teacher, Mrs Rabbitt. [P2-1554-3224]Mr and Mrs Ted and Nan Menzies with grandchild Michael Williamson.Queen Street, north side; No. 37-39; Guthrie BowronTrentham Camp; territorial force soldiers; part of a 10-man mortar section from 7th Battalion Support Company.Dunlop raw materials; rubber; natural rubber being tapped, in MalayaBrown Owl School 1988 Room  8 Junior 1-2; teachers Mrs S Ris, Mrs Waller. [P2-1516-3186]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1966; cave; Grumpy. [P1-4392-6782]Kaitoke Regional Park; ranger Steve Edwards with new link bridge from campground to Pakuratahi Forks.Girls' Brigade 50th anniversary celebrations 4Rifle Club [P1-5549-7939]Dumper boy.
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