Cashel Street, December 1900

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Cashel Street, December 1900.

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Decorated for the Canterbury Jubilee, 1900.

From a photograph album; photographer, Florence Drayton, 1900.

Date: 1900

Winning entry in the Places Category of the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt from June E Blank.  

    Judge's comment:You can feel the wind in this image! The street life and signage is fascinating. There's a lot to observe and I particularly like the mass of muslin bunting used to decorate Cashel Street. It's as if the two sides of the street have become the walls of a rather grand marquee.

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