Image of the week: 18 - 24 March 2019

18 March 2019

Planning a road trip? The Hurunui District is beautiful in Autumn!

  • Image of the week 18 March 2019

    Rutherford, Mabel, 1909. Car going on the Hanmer Bridge at opening 1909. Duncan Rutherford's Alldays and Onions car, Mabel Rutherford Hanmer Springs photographs (MB 1483, Ref 2060). Macmillan Brown Library, Christchurch, New Zealand.

Getting onto the the Hanmer bridge is a lot easier these days and the trip is much quicker! The Alldays and Onions car pictured here had a maximum speed of 50km/hr!

See this image and more on Kā Kohika, our art and archives catalogue.

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