The first Howick Motor bus; Auckland Weekly News; 1904; 2017.489.00

Name/Title

The first Howick Motor bus

About this object

The first Howick Motor bus with driver and passengers which began operation on June 10 1904. Mail was carried along with up to 18 passengers. Heavy luggage went on the roof, The Company folded after one year due to bad muddy roads. More information is provided in the folder. Photo first appeared in the Auckland Weekly News, 10 June 1904 6 enlargements, varied sizes, 4 smaller, 1 photocopy and another photocopied page of other photos in faded condition

Maker

Auckland Weekly News

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1904

Measurements

22 x 14

Object Type

Print, Photographic

Subject and Association Keywords

Bus drivers

Subject and Association Keywords

Buses

Subject and Association Keywords

Bus travel

Subject and Association Keywords

Mail wagons

Subject and Association Keywords

Passengers

Subject and Association Keywords

Men

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing & dress

Subject and Association Keywords

Hats

Subject and Association Keywords

Howick Motor Bus Co.Ltd.

Named Collection

HHV

Object number

2017.489.00

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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