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Street scene in Oakura with cars and a large truck. Butlers Reef Hotel can be seen on the left of the image. There are people on the street with two men standing behind the truck. The truck has a very large cylinder on it and has a sign hanging from the cylinder.
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PHO2009-367

Name/Title
Portrait of an unidentified man wearing a dark suit with a blue tie and a hat. He has a beard.
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A98.738

Name/Title
Full length portrait of Joseph Campbell. He is wearing a suit and a cap. He is leaning against the back of a chair. Various other studio props are placed around him in the background. Campbell died at age 24.
Accession No
A98.739

Portrait of William Henry Skinner holding a printed piece of paper in his hands. Skinner is seated side on to the camera and is wearing a suit and tie. He is looking away from the camera.
Accession No
A66.163

This is a copy photograph of an original watercolour possibly by Hamar Humphrey Arden (ca. 1860s). The current location of the original watercolour is unknown. The large three-storied wooden Egmont Steam Flour Mill on Powderham/Courtenay Street dominates the composition. A horse-drawn cart, ladden with light-coloured bags is parked outside the mill. There are two figures entering the building through a door on the right. A large chimney stands beside the left hand side of the mill. Several small buildings are nestled amongst trees and bush behind and besdie the mill. Mount Taranaki is visible in the distance on the left, while the barracks on Marsland hill is visible on the upper right of the composition.
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PHO2012-0155

A large crowd of people is gathered outside the New Plymouth Savings Bank on Devon Street for the opening of the building by Governor General Viscount Bledisloe. Bledisloe addresses the crowd from a raised platform outside the bank, there are people seated behind him on the platform. The bank building is decorated with a New Zealand flag and the Union Jack.
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PHO2012-0483

Name/Title
Formal studio photograph of Hone Pihama Te Rei Hanataua (also known as John Beecham). Hone Pihama stands in a studio setting and resting his right hand on a raised pedestal. He wears a dark toned waistcoat, jacket and pants and has a thick beard and moustache.
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PHO2012-0495

Name/Title
Studio portrait of James Thomas Davis. Davis is seated and is wearing a suit. One arm is raised in a crooked position, but it is not actually resting against the table that can be seen on the left of the image. The table is covered with a tassled table cloth and several flowers are visible in the frame, presumably from a larger vase of flowers sitting on the table. A curtain is visible on the left of the image. The carpet is patterned. In 1883 Davis won £150 in an Auckland Cup sweepstake on a horse named The Poet and donated his winnings to pay for the construction of The Poet's Bridge in Pukekura Park. In 1891 Davis was found drowned under the bridge.
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PHO2012-0503

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Studio portrait of Ngawaka Taurua. Taurua sits on a chair in a studio setting. There is a column painted on the wall behind him. He wears European dress and shoes. A watch chain is visible across his waistcoat. He wears a thick moustache and chops. Taurua was a member of the Pakakohe hapu of Ngati Ruanui who lived at Hukatere, south of the Patea River.
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PHO2013-0016

Mr and Mrs J. Jackson stand outside the front door to their home at 158 Rata Street, Inglewood. The house is made from weather board with a corrugated iron roof and a brick chimney. It was built in 1898.
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PHO2013-0014

Mr and Mrs Rusling and family stand outside their house in Inglewood. The family group is lined up outside their front door, Mr Rusling stands on the left, Mrs Rusling stands beside him, holding a young child. Two boys and an older girl complete the line. The house is made of weather board with a corrugated iron roof.
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PHO2013-0015

Halftone copy of photograph of two-storied wooden house known as 'Fleetwood' Cottage, located at 38 Carrington Street, New Plymouth. The house has a verandah on its lower level. A woman is seated on the edge of the verandah and a young boy, wearing a sailor suit, is standing at the top of steps leading from the verandah to the garden. 'Fleetwood' cottage was bought by Hal Goodacre in circa 1883.
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PHO2013-0030

Three-quarter studio portrait of George Alfred Adlam, Past Grand Master (1883) of the Loyal Excelsior Lodge of Oddfellows. He wears lodge regalia and holds a gavel. He wears a thick beard. He stands before a table or bench on which there are a small opened book and a larger closed book.
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PHO2013-0067

Sister Grant poses a stone wall at the entrance to the Opunake Cottage Hospital on Layard Street, Opunake. Sister Grant is dressed in a light-toned nurses' uniform and headdress. The hospital is a single-storied building with arched windows and entrance ways at the front. The hospital was built in 1922.
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PHO2013-0093

View of Burgess house and garden, "Hapurunui", Burgess Park (before alterations to the house by T. H. Bates)
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PHO2004-217

Portrait of John Edward 'Ned' Shewry, champion axeman. Ned is pictured cradling an axe in one arm and has his other arm resting on a table/cupboard. Two cups are standing on the top of the table/cupboard. Shewry is wearing a sash that says "Worlds Champ".
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A66.458

Name/Title
Photograph depicting two storied farmhouse in middleground with two farm shed to left middleground and cleared land with flock of sheep in foreground.
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A95.790

Photograph of the Anglican Church, Holy Trinity, Te Henui, New Plymouth. Small wooden structure with thatched roof.
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A81.207

Hand tinted opaltype portrait of Phillip Eva Junior. He has a black beard and moustache and is wearing a black jacket, black bow tie and white shirt with single gold button at centre front.
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TM.1998.258

View of Devon Street from outside the Criterion Hotel, New Plymouth. Also shows the New Zealand insurance building, AMP and Grand Central.
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PHO2006-278

Twenty one portraits of members of the Taranaki Rifle Volunteers who took part in the Second Anglo-Boer War, 1901-1902. The portraits are matted together and have handwritten annotations under each photograph, in addition to other handwritten information. Collected and presented by Captain Felix T. Bellringer.
Accession No
A66.045

Copy photograph of a sketch of the Reverend William Bolland. The image is a bust portrait of Bolland. He is wearing a shirt, jacket and bow tie. Bolland was the first Vicar of St Mary's Church (now Taranaki Cathedral). He arrived in Auckland on March 1843 and was appointed vicar on 3 December 1843.
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A66.186

Mrs Helen Dixon (middle row, third from left), her son Alfred and daughter Sybil (front), with a group of boarders posed outside the 'Round House', Devon Street, New Plymouth. L. L. Macey is pictured middle row second from the left. Nurse Brenda Smith, who later married Macey, is pictured middle row third from the right. The 'Round House' was shipped to New Plymouth in 1852 by Thomas Hirst and erected on Section 917, fronting Devon Street. It was later run by Dixon as a boarding house. The second storey was added and the configuration of the house changed in the early 1870s. In 1905 it was moved to a new section on Courtenay Street, New Plymouth. The 'Round House' was demolished in 1938.
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PHO2012-0289

Exterior view of the Andrews house, Hempton Road, Okato. The house is surrounded by large trees and vegetation.
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PHO2010-0250

Male and female stand on verandah of house with thatched roof. The female is seated holding a young child. A second female stands in the doorway of the house holding a child.
Accession No
PHO2008-590
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