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Map of a surveyor's plan of Waitara including the Waitara West and Huirangi Districts. The plan shows the field of operations during the Taranaki Wars from 1860-1861 and highlights redoubts, battle locations, pa sites, and other important landmarks. The map is adhered to black card.
Accession No
PHO2009-117

Name/Title
Photograph of pencil sketch depicting Werekino Armed Constabulary Camp, March 1880. Apparent signature on the right but artist currently unidentified. Location of original sketch unknown.
Accession No
PHO2007-233

A young boy, Bill Rockett, pictured seated milking a cow.
Accession No
PHO2006-281

Photograph of unveiling of the Taranaki Wars memorial on Marsland Hill. People are crowded at Marsland Hill and they are situated in the foreground and the background. There are British, American, and various other flags that hang in the foreground of the photograph. There is a group of soldiers at the bottom left side of the image.
Accession No
PHO2008-1693

Photograph of the unveiling of the Taranaki Wars memorial on Marsland Hill.The actual memorial is on the right side of the image. There are various flags strung from the memorial. Two soldiers stand on a platform in the middle of the image. Crowds of people surround the memorial and the platform.
Accession No
PHO2008-1695

Photo postcard of the monument on Marsland Hill. The image consists of the memorial and a man dressed in a suit and hat. He is resting his right hand on the fence that surrounds the monument. The man might be W.F. Gordon who was Secretary of the Marsland Hill Soldiers Memorial Committee.
Accession No
PHO2008-1696

Captain William McDonnell. He is dressed in military uniform and is holding a sword in his left hand. He is wearing a leather strap across his chest. There is a wooden chair on the right side of the image. The background is an image of a lake and mountain scene with boats floating on the water. The photograph has been taken at a photographic studio.
Accession No
PHO2008-1783

Carte-de-visite of Antonio Rodriguez de Sardinha, New Zealand Cross winner and Trooper of the Taranaki Mounted Volunteers. He is dressed in military uniform and is standing with his right arm resting upon a pedestal. His cap is also resing on the pedestal. His left arm is by his side. There is something on the ground behind him. The photograph was taken in a studio.
Accession No
PHO2008-1800

Photograph of a group of early settlers and veterans of the New Zealand Wars. Six men and one woman are seated on a grassy hill. The woman is representing her husband who was ill when the photograph was taken. William Pearn is on the far left hand side of the photograph, next to the "x". The photograph has been mounted on a piece of card. Photograph likely taken on the annivesary of the Battle of Waireka (1860).
Accession No
PHO2009-043

Photograph of five members of the 43rd Regiment who fought in the New Zealand Wars. Two of the men are dressed in military uniform and three are wearing suits. All five men are wearing war medals. There are curtains in the background and a plant/tree on the right hand side of the image. Photograph has been adhered to a greenish-grey coloured card with cream coloured mount. The last names of the men have been written on verso: Turnbridge, Adlam, Rigley (?), Colonel Ellis, Bugler Mynott.
Accession No
PHO2009-050

Photograph of a group of veterans standing in a line in the middle of the street. All of the men are wearing suits and some of them are wearing war medals. Photograph is mounted on a brown coloured mat.
Accession No
PHO2009-051

Photograph of a large group of men and women seated on a grassy hill. The people are gathered to celebrate an anniversary of the Battle of Waireka (1860). Men and women are wearing formal attire. Photograph is adhered to a green coloured card with brown mat. New Plymouth Mayor Gustave Tisch is seated fourth from left in the front row. He is wearing a light coloured hat and a fern leaf shaped badge on his jacket.
Accession No
PHO2009-052

Photograph of a group of men gathered around a newly planted tree. Veteran Beamish is holding the shovel on the left hand side of the image. The men are commemorating the 50th anniversary of the battle at Turuturu Mokai Redoubt. The photograph is adhered to a brown coloured card.
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PHO2009-053

Photograph of veterans of the New Zealand Wars at the racecourse in New Plymouth. The men are lined up in three rows on the grounds of the racecorse. There are onlookers and other people gathered in the seats in the background. Most of the men a wearing war medals. Photograph has been adhered to a brown coloured mount.
Accession No
PHO2009-055

Carte-de-visite of the bust of Colonel Charles Ferguson of the Royal Engineers. Ferguson is dressed in a suit and wears a tie. He is looking toward the camera.
Accession No
PHO2009-056

Carte-de-visite of Doctor Richard George Clarke Spence, Surgeon of the Taranaki Rifle Volunteers No. 2 Company. Spence is dressed in military uniform. He is leaning his right arm on a pedestal and his left arm is on his hip. His sword hangs from his left side and the tip rests on the floor. There is a curtain on the right hand side of the photograph. Image was taken in a photographic studio.
Accession No
A77.760

Photograph of a group of New Zealand Wars veterans standing in front of provincial buildings. Four rows of men stand on the steps to the building. The men are wearing suits and many of them have war medals. The photograph has been mounted onto a grey coloured card.
Accession No
PHO2009-059

Photographic postcard of an original studio portrait of Colonel William Temple, Victoria Cross winner. Temple is dressed in military uniform and is wearing his Victoria Cross. His left hand and hat are resting on the side table. He holds his gloves in his right hand.
Accession No
PHO2009-060

Photograph of a group of ladies who were part of the Ladies Committee. The women are dressed in formal attire and are organized into three rows. The photograph has been mounted on cream coloured card with a brown lines around the edge.
Accession No
PHO2009-064

Carte-de-visite studio photograph of John Bell Thomson, Inspector of the Armed Constabulary. Thomson is seated in a chair with legs crossed. His hands rest in his lap. He is wearing a suit with patterned trousers.
Accession No
PHO2009-066

Photograph of six soldiers sitting on top of Marsland Hill in front of the barracks. Two men stand in the background. The entrance and path to the barracks can be seen in the image. The photograph has been adhered to card.
Accession No
PHO2009-068

Photographic postcard of the bust of Assistant-Surgeon William George Nicholas Manley, winner of the Victoria Cross. Manley is dressed in military uniform and is wearing his military medals.
Accession No
PHO2009-069

Photographic postcard of Governor General Elect Viscount John Rushworth Jellicoe (left) and Sergeant-Major Edwin Bezar (right) shaking hands during the ceremonies held to mark the arrival of Jellicoe in Wellington on 27 September 1920. Jellicoe is dressed in formal military attire. Bezar is dressed in a suit and is wearing his war medals.
Accession No
PHO2009-070

Name/Title
Photograph of the retired Captain Henry. Henry is seated in a wooden chair with his legs crosed. His top hat, gloves, and left arm rest on a wooden table. His right arm is on his thigh. He is dressed in very formal attire. There is a potted plant on the ground on the left hand side of the image. Photograph is mounted on green coloured card and framed by a white mat.
Accession No
PHO2009-071

Name/Title
Cabinet card photograph of Major Charles Brown. Brown is seated in front of a bush or tree. He is wearing a suit and is fully bearded. His hands are folded in his lap. The photograph has been mounted onto brown coloured card.
Accession No
PHO2009-072
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