MEMORIES OF AUCKLAND PAST

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Auckland residents recount their childhood and the changes in Auckland suburbs, lifestyles, transport and infrastructure through the 1950s and 1960s and

Interviews with Beverly White, Richard Hoyle, Lesley Dune, Deirdre Roelants, Wayne Andrew, Vera Green, Martin Putterill, Molly Ah Chee, Louise Chin.

Features B&W family photos from B White, R Hoyle, L Dunne, D Roelants, W Andrew, V Green, M Putterill and the Ah Chee family. Houses in Ponsonby & St Heliers. Epsom Girls Grammar school photos featuring B White. D Roelants & husband in formal wear. Tom Ah Chee outside grocery store, Chan Dah Chee seated with many grandchildren. Large crowds at opening of first Foodtown supermarket

PHOTO: Man sitting siphoning home brew from barrel into beer bottles. LS Browns Island - Motukorea Island in Waitemata harbour.

Original footage: EXT & INT GV’s of Orange Coronation Hall, Newton road, GV Waitemata harbour, Judges Bay, Bronze statue of Sir Dove-Myer Robinson in Aotea Square, SIGN “Franklin Road” “Vulcan Lane”

AMATEUR: Martin Putterill on jetty by lake, Putterrill on skifield with others

Foodtown
Supermarkets
Grafton Gully
Suburbs
Urban Sprawl
Urbanisation
Public transport
Immigration
Sir Dove-Myer Robinson
Sewage
Waste water
Motorways
Trams
Housing

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Year 2016

Reference number F268886

Source Moving Image Collection

Media type Moving Image

Genre Short

Production company Planet Narcissus

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