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A documentary on the community of Wellington’s Holloway Road in the formerly known as Mitchelltown.

Families and former residents interviewed include: George, Noreen and Pop Swennson, Connie Williams, Enga Olsen, Peggy Lowe, Athol Jones, Maureen Swensson, Jean Warner, Alisa Haines and Margaret Yeates

The Aro Valley residents discuss the old days; the five shops that once operated in the street, the war years, schooling and entertainment.

David Lange pays a visit to 107 year old Pop Swenssen.

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Year 1993

Reference number F22890

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Television

Duration 0:46:19

Production company Aries Productions

Credits Producer: Alison Webber
Sound Recordists: Don Paulin
Sound Recordists: Beth Tredway
Sound Mix: Grant Taylor
Camera: Chris Tepstra
Camera: Rocky Hudson
Interview: Martyn Sanderson
Script: Martyn Sanderson
Editor: Annie Collins
Adapted From A Concept: Jennifer Pluck
Archive Film: NZ TV Archive
Archive Film: Wallace Knowles
Network Executive: Don Reynolds
Director: John Anderson