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Three Maori children, one boy and two girls. The seated girl is wrapped in a blanket with two apples sitting in her lap. Behind her stands a boy dressed in a waistcoat with chain and hat, a girl beside him wears a woollen dress and cape. The children stand in front of a painted backdrop.
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PHO2011-0041

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Nurse McFagden in her uniform.
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PHO2011-2162

Studio portrait of a young woman. She is wearing a blouse, skirt and a string of pearls around her neck. She is standing next to a small table that supports a vase with flowers. She holds one stem of flowers in her right hand. She is standing side on and is looking directly at the camera.
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PHO2010-0212

Studio portrait of an unidentified woman, possibly Māori, holding a photograph in her hands. She is standing and is wearing a dress. She has a necklace around her neck and bracelets on both wrists. She is looking away from the camera.
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PHO2011-1222

The Pihama Athletic Club seated outdoors. In the back row from left are: Clem Rilley, Jack Willford, Cecil Clark, Rodney Hogan, Len Harvey, Roy Ranginiwa. In the middle row from left are: Grace Nelson, Delia Wilcox, Alice Conaglen, Nora Smith, Linda Nichol, Maudie Conaglen. In the front row from left are: George Harris, Doug Pettigrew, Alan Richards and Bill Allan.
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PHO2011-2003

Two boys in clown costumes each holding a flag, one flag is a Union Jack. The boy on the left is James Fletcher Clouston, also known as Jock.
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PHO2011-0843

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Rona McDermott stands in a studio portrait. She is wearing a "Spanish" themed fancy dress costume including a large hat and dress with fringing.
Accession No
PHO2012-0465

Name/Title
Formal studio portrait of four out of five Affleck brothers. The brothers have been identified as, from left to right: Thomas Affleck, Francis (Frank) Affleck (seated in a wicker chair), David Affleck (at the front, leaning on Frank), and James Affleck.The brothers are formally dressed. A pot plant and book rest on a table to the left of the group. There is a tall, ornate ceramic pot holding a fern in front of the boy on the left. Another pot holding a fern sits on a wicker table to the right of the group. Robert's feet rest on a small fluffy rug. The brothers stand in front of a studio back drop featuring a ferns, stylised flora and a curtain.
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PHO2012-0322

Name/Title
Formal studio portrait of three Affleck sisters identified as, from left to right: Catherine, Mary Ellen and Jessie Ann. The sisters are gathered around a small wicker table that has a pot holding a fern on it. A tall ceramic pot, also holding a fern, is placed in front of the sisters. The sisters wear dark-toned dresses with ornate light-toned lace collars. They stand in front a studio backdrop and curtain. To the left of the backdrop is a band of fabric with a stylised floral pattern.
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PHO2012-0324

Name/Title
Formal studio portrait of three Affleck sisters, identified as, from left to right: Catherine, Mary Ellen and Jessie Ann. The sisters stand around a small wicker table that has a pot holding a fern on it. There is a tall ceramic pot, also holding a fern, in front of the sisters, slightly to the right. There is a small fluffy rug on the floor on the left. The sisters wear dark-toned dresses with ornate light-toned lace collars. They stand in front a painted studio backdrop and curtain.
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PHO2012-0326

Name/Title
Formal studio portrait of three Affleck sisters, identified as, from left to right: Catherine, Mary Ellen and Jessie Ann. The sisters are gathered around a small wicker table that has a pot holding a fern on it. Part of another pot, also holding a fern, appears in front of the sisters. The sisters wear dark-toned dresses with ornate light-toned lace collars and stand in front a studio backdrop and curtain.
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PHO2012-0325

Name/Title
Formal studio portrait of three Affleck sisters with their young brother David. The sisters have been identified as, from left to right: Jessie Ann, Catherine and Mary Ellen. They stand around a small wicker table that has a pot holding a fern and arum lilies on it. There is a small fluffy rug on the floor on the right. Some flax is visible on the extreme left and right of the photograph. The sisters wear dark-toned dresses with ornate light-toned lace collars. David wears a sailor suit and hat. The hat has the name of a ship on it but the writing is obscured. The children stand in front a painted studio backdrop.
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PHO2012-0327

Name/Title
Formal studio portrait of the three Affleck sisters with their young brother David. The sisters have been identified as, from left to right: Jessie Ann, Catherine and Mary Ellen. The children stand around a small wicker table that has a pot holding a fern and arum lilies on it. There is a small fluffy rug on the floor on the right. Some flax is visible on the extreme left and right of the photograph. The sisters wear dark-toned dresses with ornate light-toned lace collars. David wears a sailor suit and hat. The hat has the name of a ship on it but the writing is obscured. The children stand in front a painted studio backdrop.
Accession No
PHO2012-0328

Name/Title
Studio portrait of Marjorie Emily Shirley (later Walter). Marjorie is seated up-right on a table. The table is covered with a dark-toned cloth. Marjorie wears a light-toned smock and holds hers arms out-stretched. She has moved during the exposure so her hands and feet are blurred.
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PHO2013-0034

Name/Title
Studio portrait of an older Māori woman identified as Maore Atiu and also as Mrs King Cole. She has moko on her chin. She wears a dark-toned dress with a light-toned scraf tied around her neck. She wears feathers in her hair.
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PHO2013-0035

Studio portrait of Ngapera Wynyard, second wife of Ruamoetahuna Bishop. Ngapera is seated in a chair in front of a studio backdrop. She has moko on her chin and wears a dark-toned European dress and a korowai ngore drapped over her left shoulder. Ngapera wears an oval brooch featuring the portrait of a Māori man at the neck of her dress.
Accession No
PHO2013-0036

Name/Title
Studio portrait of May Rangi of Rahotū. May is seated in a cane chair wearing a light-tone dress with a fabric rose at the collar and light-tone stockings with dark-tone shoes. She is also wearing a necklace. She wears her dark hair in ringlets. May is seated in front a studio backdrop. The foot of a studio light can be seen at the lower right of the photograph.
Accession No
PHO2013-0050

A group of six young girls in dancing costume strike a pose in front of a backdrop of curtains and a window. Two of the girls are seated on a low bench. The remaining four stand around the seated girls in a semi-circular formation.
Accession No
PHO2013-0058

Name/Title
Full-length portrait of Mohikura Bishop in a studio setting. Mohikura wears a dark-tone dress with voluminous sleeves and a sash with an ornate buckle at the waist. She has a light-tone scarf tied at her neck and wears a boater-style hat. Mohikura is standing in front of a painterly studio backdrop and beside a cane chair. She rests her left hand on the chair.
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PHO2013-0097

Name/Title
Near full-length portrait of a young Maori woman identified as Kowhinia Bishop. Kowhinia is pictured in a studio setting. She is wearing a dark-tone dress with a light-tone lace collar. She has a huia feather in her hair. She is standing in front of a painterly studio backdrop of leaves and flax. She rests her left hand on a table or low-screen. Lace curtains are partially visible on the left and right of the frame.
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PHO2013-0098

Name/Title
Three-quarter portrait of Miss Lucy Horo of Rahotū. Lucy is seated in a cane chair in a studio setting. She rests her right arm on a cane table. She wears a light-tone striped blouse and dark-tone skirt with a dark-tone polka-dotted scarf tied at her neck. A studio backdrop of a floral curtain, window and vase of flowers on a table is visible behind her.
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PHO2013-0099

Name/Title
Full-length seated portrait of a young woman identified as Annie Henry (nee Bishop). Annie was known as "Black Annie". Annie is seated in a cane chair. She wears a tartan blouse over a long mid-tone and high-necked dress. Annie has white feathers in her hair. She rests her hands in her lap. She is seated in front of a studio backdrop depicting ferns and reeds beside water. There are curtains hanging on either side of this water-scene.
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PHO2013-0100

Name/Title
Half-length portrait of Taringa Bishop, the first wife of Rua Moe Tahuna. Taringa is wearing a dark-tone blouse or dress with a tartan scarf tied at the neck. She has moko on her chin and wears her hair loose. She is seated in front of a dark-tone curtain.
Accession No
PHO2013-0101

Photograph of Arthur Frederick Dobbin playing in toy car constructed of wooden packing crates with canvas canopy on a double-axled chassis. Crates include one for "Bell Tea".
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PHO2004-173

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Glass plate negative showing Charlotte Daphne Anne Rowland (later Horo) dressed as a fairy. She is wearing a light-toned dress covered with lace, and is also wearing knee-high socks and light shoes. She has wings attached to the back of the dress and is wearing a headband with stars on it. She is holding a wand with a star at the end in her right hand and is standing on a stool.
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PHO2015-0239
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