Kōrero: Southland region

Invercargill postcard

Invercargill postcard

Invercargill was a thriving town of around 10,000 when this postcard was made, in the 1900s. The view from the tower of the Post Office shows the Bank of New Zealand (left) and the National Bank (right) on opposite street corners, and the dome of St Mary’s Catholic Basilica in the middle distance.

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Southland Museum and Art Gallery
Reference: 84.88

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

David Grant, 'Southland region - Growth on the plains', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/20109/invercargill-postcard (accessed 4 August 2020)

He kōrero nā David Grant, updated 1 May 2015