Kōrero: Otago places

1890s Dunedin

1890s Dunedin

In the 1890s Dunedin had the mature feel of a larger city, such as Melbourne or Chicago, although its urban population was just 47,000 in 1896. This view looks south along Princes Street from the tower of the town hall and municipal chambers. It shows many of the substantial business premises that lined the city’s main streets.

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Hocken Library, University of Otago
Reference: S09-038c

Permission of the Hocken Library Uare Taoka o Hakena, University of Otago, must be obtained before any re-use of this image. Further information may be obtained from the Library through its website.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Otago places - Dunedin', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/22761/1890s-dunedin (accessed 11 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, updated 29 Jul 2015