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Group portrait of the attendees at the the Seventeenth Harbour Association of New Zealand Conference held in New Plymouth.
Back Row: E.N. Adams (Bluff), N.D. Cullen (Bluff), H. Meachen (Assistant Secretary), A.L. Burk (Lyttleton), J. Renton (Otago), G.A. Eddows (New Plymouth), R.C. Murphy (Gisborne), S. Vickers (New Plymouth), P.F. Higgins (Napier), E.A. Khull (Gisborne).

Third Row: G.M. Fraser (New Plymouth), W.R. Boon (Whakatane), I. Hedditch (Wanganui), C.G. Burgess (Wanganui), W.H. Hall (Timaru), A.N. Taylor (Auckland), T.M. Finnerty (Bluff), H. Holderness (Lyttleton), R.E. Cairns (Lyttleton), J.R. Harland (Napier), N.A. Murphy (Whangarei), E.L. Whimp (Whangarei), W.R. Johns (New Plymouth), T.J. Guthrie (Oamaru), S.L.C. Shepherd (Whangarei).

Second Row: W.J. Walker (Tauanga), J.D. Alach (Tauranga), C.G. Lucas (Whakatane), F.B. Maunder (Tauranga), P. McLennan (Auckland), H. Turner (Auckland), W.N. Austin (Hokianga), H. Chappell (Hokianga), W.L. Fitzherbert (Wellington), J.H. Brunt (Nelson), M.P. Congdon (Wellington), A. Jones (Nelson), R. Freeland (Auckland), G.H Meuli (Patea), J.D Hislop (Bay of Islands), A.I. Skudder (Bay of Islands), W.J. Gardner (Secretary).

Front Row: E.A Millward (Wanganui), W.C. Smith (Secretary, Maine), C.G. Hamilton (Bluff), E.J. Herrick (Napier), W.F. McCallum (Auckland), E.R.C. Gilmour (Mayor of New Plymouth), W.H. Price (President), J.L. Campbell (New Plymouth), C.W. Tyler (Lyttleton), W.R Clarke (Otago), Sir Charles Norwood (Wellington), D.A. Robertson (Dock and Harbour Assn., United Kingdom), A.J. Nicol (Gisborne).
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PHO2010-0222

Portrait of an unidentified woman with singer John Boulter, Bowl of Brooklands, New Plymouth. Boulter is wearing a beige coloured jacket and is holding a piece of paper in one hand. The woman is wearing beige trousers, a white top and a red, blue and white scarf. The Bowl sound shell is visible behind them.
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PHO2012-0177

John Boulter performing on the Bowl of Brooklands stage, New Plymouth. He is accompanied by an unidentified woman. The backing choir and conductor are pictured behind them.
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PHO2012-0178

Studio portrait of the Fitzroy Surf Club Inc. Competitive Club Members. Back row left to right: W. Clow; R. Fraser; G. Armstrong; D. Knapman; G. Manning; G. Fraser; J. Velvin; J. Power; B. Turner. Second row left to right: M. Earley; H. Fraser; C. Grace; J. Knapman; J. Earley; M. Clow (Hon. Secretary); L. Knapman; R. Christmas; D. Christmas. Third row left to right: C. Rofe; G. Johnstone (Executive); L. Knapman (Executive); G. Johns; P. McAsey (Executive); N. Earley; R. C. Johns (Club Capt); R. Webster. Sitting left to right: F. W. Clow (President); D. Earley; B. Velvin; R. R. Johns (Treasurer); N. Berntsen; A. Drent; D. Parker; S. Alsop (Executive).
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PHO2012-0085

Studio portrait of the Fitzroy Surf Club Inc. Junior Team, 1959-1960. Back row left to right: R. Cleland; L. F. Whittle; R. J. Webster; M. R. Walsh; B. G. Carter. Front row left to right: G. A. Johns; B . J. Rudd.
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PHO2012-0084

Portrait of Wilson Elwell Alexander, headmaster of New Plymouth Boys' High School. Alexander is wearing a suit and academic robes. He was appointed headmaster in November 1967.
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PHO2012-0304

The huge portrait of the young Queen Elizabeth, painted for the Royal Visit in 1953 by artist Jack Wood with Barbara Gaye (known as Gaye) Hoskin standing beside it.
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PHO2001-412

Photograph of Lucy Lord, or Takiora, a Maori interpretor and guide for British soldiers during the New Zealand Wars. Lord is wearing a formal European style dress and a hat with a feather in it. She is resting her left hand on a pedestal. The studio background consists of an outdoors scene with stone baulstrade. Lord is angled to the right.
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PHO2003-557

Drawing of a Maori chief with full facial moko. He is wearing a cloak, hei tiki, nephrite earrings, and has two feathers in his hair. Various annotations beneath image in Gordon's handwriting.
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A66.176

Portrait of Mr Gifford John McNaught, headmaster of New Plymouth Boys High School from 1942-1957. McNaught is standing in front of a book shelf and is wearing a suit. He is holding his glasses in one hand and has his other hand in his jacket pocket.
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PHO2012-0290

Portrait of Kenneth Liggett, Archdeacon of Taranaki from 1960-1968 and Vicar of St Mary's Church (now the Taranaki Cathedral) from 1956-1968. He is standing in the pulpit and is wearing his robes.
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PHO2012-0291

Back Row: L Armstrong, M Hodge, P Brown, R Bisson, W Wright, R Canterbury, G Kaweroa, S Baker, S Atkinson, S Van der Bosch, F Kingi, T Galo, L Mei, D Bidios, R Trotter, M Duthie, J Greach, F Smith. Middle Row: I Broughton, J Walker, M Nepia, C Thomas, W Mulligan, B Martin, W Carr, U Brooker, H Karauna, M Grieves, D Skipper, G Baker, M Curtis, K Waa, J Coffin, S Cooper. Front Row: R Edwards, M Thompson, R Katu, J Pomana (Head Boy), Mr Ellis, Mrs Blake, R Kahika, Mr Kahika (Master) Rev Couch (Chaplain), Mrs Kahika, Mrs Hopkinson, H Chaffey, A Krumanacher (Dept Head Boy) R Mathews, R Grace, L Maraku.
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PHO2010-0296

Lois Newton, Head Prefect of Rangiatea Hostel in 1960.
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PHO2010-0303

Lavina Te Awa, Head Prefect of Rangiatea Hostel in 1961.
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PHO2010-0304

Bust portrait of Phyllis Pasene. Head Prefect of Rangiatea Hostel in 1965.
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PHO2010-0307

Group of Rangiatea Hostel pupils from 1963.
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PHO2010-0322

Group of Rangiatea Hostel pupils from 1964.
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PHO2010-0326

Patsy Winitana, Head Prefect of Rangiatea Girls' College in 1963.
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PHO2010-0340

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Photograph of an original carte-de-visite of the bust of Captain F. Ross who was killed at Turuturumokai in July 1868. Ross's portrait is framed in an oval. He is dressed in a suit and is looking toward the right. The original is part of the W.F. Gordon collection at Te Papa in Wellington.
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PHO2008-1858

Studio portrait of Nyla Downs, Taranaki Champion Marching Leader and member of the Inglewood Vanguards, 1950-1951. In full marching regalia with trophies. Framed. (See also PHO2006-073)
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PHO2006-065

Group photograph of the attendees at the Harbours Conference of New Zealand held in New Plymouth, 5th-7th November, 1958.
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PHO2010-0217

Group portrait of the Taranaki Harbours Board, 1983-1986.
Back Row: D.C. Pease, N.R. Moller, L.S. Hickey, P.N. Atkinson, D.A. Ogier, P.G.S. Crichton, D.C. Giles, D.H. Tempero, D.R. Ranger.
Front Row: A.G.R. Williams, A.G. Barnitt, D. Mander, R.P. Snodgrass, G.B. Gibson (Chairman), J.C. Williams (Deputy Chairman), J.G. Boddy, L.C. Laird, C.G. Buckrell.
Absent: I.D. Colson, G.C. Grace, E.G. King.
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PHO2010-0219

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Carte-de-visite bust portrait of Frank Edward Clarke, Chief Draughtsman of the New Plymouth Lands and Survey Department. Clarke is wearing a jacket with a shirt and tie. He has a large moustache and is looking away from the camera. The photograph includes an annotation in William Francis Gordon's handwriting, which reads: "In Memory of Frank E. Clarke / Died July 1st 1899 Aged 50 years". It is likely the annotation and original photograph were rephotographed, either by Gordon or George Herbert White.
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PHO2011-0537

Unidentified Maori woman as Hinemoa in the 'Hinemoa & Tutanekai' production. She is dressed in a korowai cloak and woven head band. She is standing in front of a portion of the set, which was designed by artist John Bevan Ford. She is looking directly at the camera.
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PHO2012-0066

Night view of a performance of 'Hinemoa & Tutanekai', Bowl of Brooklands. The set features stylised Maori motifs and was designed by artist John Bevan Ford. Performers are visible on the stage. The stage is reflected in the water of the lake. The crowd and a number of cars are visible in the foreground.
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PHO2012-0067
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