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 facing street corners, and the dome of the Catholic church 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 20 January 2020)

He kōrero nā David Grant, updated 25 May 2015