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Plans of the Carnegie Library in King Street, New Plymouth. Drawn by Frank Messenger in 1907 and built by Boon Bros Ltd. Includes Front and side elevations, ground and first floor plans and details of ceilings and the facade.
Maker
Messenger, Francis John
Primary Maker
Frank Messenger
Department
Archives
Classification
Media/Materials
Paper
Production Date
1907
1900-1909

Archive Contents

  Part 1

1. Public Library at New Plymouth, Sheet No 1 - front and side elevations, ground and first floor plans, water coloured, signed by Frank Messenger 1907. Also signatures of Bellringer & Browne (for the NP Borough Council) and J W and A Boon (builders). Presumed to be part of the Messenger Collection donated by Ed Collins. Mounted on acid free matt.

506mm H x 685mm W

  Part 2

2. Public Library at New Plymouth, Sheet No 2 - back elevation, sections AB, CD, EF and ceiling detail, water coloured, signed by FRank Messenger 1907. Also signatures on Bellringer and Browne (for Borough Council) and J W & A Boon (builders). Transferred from the New Plymouth District Libraries Collection Dec 1999. Encapsulated in melinex.

510mm H x 685mm W

  Part 3

3. Public Library at New Plymouth, Sheet No 3 - facade detail, watercoloured, signed by Frank Messenger. Also signed by Bellringer and Browne (for Borough Council) and J W & A Boon (builders). Transferred from the New Plymouth District Library collection Dec 1999. Encapsulated.

510mm H x 685mm W

  Part 4

4. Blue print copy of item 3. Facade and window detail. Watercoloured. Undated and unsigned.

On reverse 'Mr E Collins' '1976' 'Loan' and '7/11'

710mm H x 650mm W

Accession No
ARC2003-551

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