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Hand-coloured head and shoulders photographic portrait of Whites Ltd founder Stephen Boothby White. Stephen wears a black suite and a long white beard and moustache.
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PHO2012-0336

View of a wooden single-storied villa at 184 Gill Street, the home of Frederick Burdett Butler. The house is surrounded by a bushy hedge and has a picket fence on its street facing side. Other buildings are visible in the background on the left hand side of the photograph.
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PHO2012-0360

A view looking out over the town of New Plymouth towards the Harbour. The Sugar Loaf Islands and the Breakwater are visible in the distance. A sign on a building on the left of the foreground reads "ALBION / TIMBER YARD & BONE MILLS / WESTPORT & BRUNNER COAL / OATS & CHAFF". The spinning blades of a windmill appearas a circular disk on the right hand side of the photograph above a mill building.
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PHO2012-0364

View looking up Mount Edgcumbe Street and its intersection with Devon Street. The old New Plymouth hospital is seen on the hill against the skyline.
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PHO2012-0365

View of Kirihau Mill off Koru Road, Taranaki. Three women and two young children are grouped by the mill's open gate. A man with his hands on his hips stands behind in the timber yard which is full of piles of cut timber. A car is visible in the foregroud. Steam emerges from a mill building with a tall chimney on the right hand side of the photograph. Several small buildings are visible against a line of trees further back. A snow-clad Mount Taranaki looms behind the scene.
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PHO2012-0383

Group portrait of New Plymouth Sash and Door Company staff gathered outside the company's Gill Street factory. The staff sit or stand beside vehicles and trailers. Some staff are also posed in an upper storey window on the left. A sign on the building reads "Sash & Door Co" and a sign on one of the vehicles reads "New Plymouth Sash & Door Coy Ltd"
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PHO2012-0396

Album page with a photograph of New Plymouth Sash and Door Company Gill Street premises and a photograph of what is possibly a gecko. In the Sash and Door Company photograph a small truck and a larger truck pulling loads of woods and cut timber are parked outside. Four men lean on these vehicles. A sign on the building reads "Sash & Door Co" and a sign on one of the vehicles reads "New Plymouth Sash & Door Coy Ltd".
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PHO2012-0397

Interior view of New Plymouth Sash and Door Company Gill Street factory. Staff members are seen standing next to various pieces of large milling machinery. There is a large pile of cut timber on the middle of the composition.
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PHO2012-0400

A group of six men stand outside Smart Bros Plumbers and Gasfitters office and showrooms on the corner of Powderham and Brougham Streets, New Plymouth. One man is sitting on a ladder. Amongst the men are W. Nutt, F. McKeown, H. Coppen, G. White and L. Patterson.
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PHO2012-0405

Album page with a photograph adhered on both sides. The first photograph is of a large crowd of people gathered outside the Provincial Council Chambers on Brougham Street, New Plymouth in the rain. Many of the people are holding opened umbrellas. More people are at the windows of the building and atop the portico of the entrance. The mayor of New Plymouth, Edward Dockrill reads a proclamation to the crowd from the portico. The chambers building is decorated with flags including the New Zealand flag and Union Jack. A banner on the portico reads "Long Live the King". The photograph on the other side shows the interior of an unknown church.
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PHO2012-0406

Copy photograph of a view looking East down Devon Street, New Plymouth. Caption information written the mount identifies the buildings on the left hand side of the street as the White Hart Hotel, a bakers, Mrs Fishleigh's restaurant, Robert Cunningham's boot shop, Augustus Daley's store, Tom Wildman's music shop and the Masonic Hotel.
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PHO2012-0407

Copy photograph of the South West corner of Devon and Brougham Streets, New Plymouth. Caption information identifies the building on the corner as Black's Bakery. The Ship Inn is visible along from the bakery. The large building on the extreme left of the photograph was erected for R. M. Honeywill. It was completed in June 1868.
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PHO2012-0408

Album page with four photographs relating to Pukearuhe Redoubt on one side and a memorial to the Hunter Brothers on the other. Three of the photographs of Pukearuhe Redoubt show men, women and children sitting and standing outside thatched buildings. The fourth photograph is a view of the Pukearuhe amongst landscape.
The Hunter Brothers Memorial photograph shows a memorial in the form of an urn on an obelisk atop a pedestal which is inscribed with text.
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PHO2012-0409

A building, identified as Shaws Building, is under construction in Brougham Street, New Plymouth. There is scaffolding over the building's facade. Twelve men, possibly construction workers, lean against a fence in front of the building. There is also a bicycle leaning against the fence.
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PHO2012-0422

The Carnegie Public Library on King Street, New Plymouth is seen under construction. Scaffolding surrounds the lower level of the building. Four workers are standing on the scaffolding around the building's portico while another four stand in front of the portico at street level. Amongst the workers are: L. Patterson, F. Reed, ? Reed, S. Brookes, F. McKeown, C. Coleman, D. Scott and G. Gunson.
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PHO2012-0424

Portrait of Fred Grundy dressed in a magician's costume including a top-hat and bow-tie. Fred holds a deck of cards in a 'fan' with his left hand and points to the cards with his right hand.
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PHO2013-0033

Black and white photographic image depicting a view of Devon Street, New Plymouth from the Currie Street corner showing the Native Office being removed from Lower Brougham Street.
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A64.063

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View of the exterior of Oakura Hotel, Oakura. "Oakura Hotel Vic Barnes" is painted on the awning. There have been three hotels on this site. Two of them burned to the ground. The Hotel there today was built in the early 1900's.
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PHO2009-368

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Oakura Hotel with a group of people standing outside. There are four men, alll in suits and hats, a younger female and male (standing on box) and three children. There is another female on the extreme left of the photograph standing on the edge of the hotel's verandah. A horse is tethered to a post outside the building and a bike is propped up on the right of the image.
There have been three hotels on this site. Two of them burned to the ground. The hotel that is there to day was built in the early 1900's.
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PHO2009-369

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Heavily hand tinted photographic portrait of William Tatton. Tatton is clothed in a dark blue suit with waistcoat, white shirt with pearl buttons and dark blue tie. The top of fob chain is visible at the bottom of the image. He has thick brown hair with close cropped beard and moustache. Tatton arrived in New Plymouth with his wife and family on the 'Eden' from London on 29 October 1850.
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A66.223

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Aerial view of Waitara showing the river in the foreground and travelling to the top right and out to sea. There is a bridge on the right hand side of the image near the middle of the photograph. Residential houses and businesses are present particularly on the left hand side of the river.
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PHO2009-020

House of William Henry Aburn on land between Bell Block and Waitara. Four figures are depicted standing outside the house.
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PHO2009-239

Miss Agnes Read playing tennis at the New Plymouth Tennis Club. The New Plymouth Hospital is located on the hill behind the courts.
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PHO2007-113

An informal group portrait of four doctors seated on a bench in front of the New Plymouth Nurses Home, c 1932. Unidentified sitters, although possibly associated with the x-ray department.
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PHO2007-114

A view of the corner of Queen Street and Devon Street West, New Plymouth. A Red Cross building is visible on Devon street. Signs on the Regent Buildings include "Salonika Steak Car" and "Takeaways." The Govett-Brewster Art Gallery is visible further along Queen Street. A building located between the Regent Buildings and the Art Gallery had recently been demolished.
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PHO2012-0129
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