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File:The Old Shebang, Cuba Street, Wellington, ca 1883.jpg

English: "The Old Shebang", Cuba Street, Wellington
Date ca 1883
(1 January 2009 (original upload date))
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Original negative.
Reference No. 1/2-140286-G.
Photographic Archive, Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand
Author William Williams (1859-1948). Original uploader was Lanma726 at en.wikipedia
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