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Dominion Day at ParliamentOriental BayWorser Bay, SeatounWaterloo Wharf275 - 281 Cuba StreetCubacade in Cuba MallSoundshell at the Centennial ExhibitionThe Railway Wharf from Customhouse QuayWellington Town Hall and Band RotundaLambton Quay


Welcome to the Wellington City Recollect website, a database of heritage photos, books, maps and related ephemera reflecting the Capital's past. The database is administered by Wellington City Libraries. 






244 Adelaide Road, Newtown50003-2171Boys' Institute building, 30 Arthur Street, Te AroCorner of Onepu Road and Coutts Street, Kilbirnie159 Daniell Street, NewtownRed Cross building, 200 Willis Street41 & 43 McKinley CrescentWellington Polytechnic, Wallace Street, Mt Cook144 Onepu Road, Lyall Bay186 Tasman Street, Mt CookBay Road, Kilbirnie116 Wakefield StreetLooking towards Bowen Street and KelburnByrd Memorial, Mount VictoriaWainuiomata waterworksBishop's Court, 32 Mulgrave StreetWharenui Apartments, 274 Oriental ParadeBus Shelter, Oriental Bay18 - 22 Courtenay PlaceSupreme Court, Lambton Quay130 Oriental ParadeThe CrescentDRG Stationery, Rongotai Road, KilbirnieTrail of Light - Artwork at Wellington Cathedral of St Paul102 - 104 Wakefield Street48 Ludlam Street, Seatoun51 Coromandel Street, Newtown24 Donald McLean Street, Newtown94 Tasman Street, Mt CookCoburn House, 246 Oriental Parade320 Oriental ParadeBerry & Co building, 145-149 Cuba StreetCable Car and Tea Rooms57 Majoribanks Street, Mount VictoriaDominion Day at Parliament74-78 Nairn Street52 Reuben Avenue, Brooklyn167 Vivian StreetShops on Moxham Avenue, Hataitai157 Upland Road, KelburnKilbirnie Chambers, 22-32 Rongotai Road, Kilbirnie68 - 74 Wallace Street, Mt CookTe Ara Hou Flats, Constable Street, NewtownYMCA Building, 150 - 152 Willis Street33 Todman Street, BrooklynDemolition of old power station, Wakefield Street161 - 163 Cuba StreetFarish StreetFoundation stone for Chinese Mission Church, 46 Frederick Street, Te Aro70 Fairlie Terrace, Kelburn