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Map of the Colony of New Zealand from Official Documents by John Arrowsmith 1850, belonging to Frederic Alonzo Carrington. It is thought that Carrington purchased the map in London before returning to New Zealand in 1857.
The map was published on 2 July 1850 by John Arrowsmith, 10 Soho Square, London. Showing the three islands 'New Ulster', 'New Munster' and 'New Leinster', including geographical features and locations of some towns. Small world map in bottom right corner. Inscribed 'Fred. A. Carrington' bottom right corner. Includes a case with inscriptions 'F.A. Carrington' and 'J.M. Deacon'.
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ARC2015-079

Land sale poster for allotments in the Tukapa Township. Sale held by the New Plymouth Land Agents on behalf of T.O. Kelly. Includes a locality plan of the area.
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ARC2013-1477

Land sale poster for the Ahuroa Ahuroa Estate, Moturoa. Sale held by Callaghan & Co., c. 1901. Includes a locality plan of the area.
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ARC2013-1473

An extract to the Taranaki Herald reporting on A Lecture on Freedom and Moderation delivered by W. W. Collins at the Theatre Royal New Plymouth, 1 September 1899.
Collins spoke under the auspices of the Liberty League and his address focused against the social movement of Prohibition, encouraging those in attendance to vote against it at the upcoming election.
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ARC2012-115

A newspaper billboard for the final edition of the Taranaki Herald produced on the 24 April 1989. It has been signed by the staff of the Taranaki Herald. The billboard was given to Jill Daamen, a journalist on the Taranaki Herald at the time of its closure.
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ARC2010-176

Fourteen Taranaki Herald billboard sheets created in April 1989, the final month of issue for the Taranaki Herald newspaper.
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ARC2009-228

Name/Title
An advertisment for W.W. Murton & Co.
Wholesale and retail ironmongers, Devon Street, New Plymouth. 1904.
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ARC2005-403

Poster. An advertisment produced as a supplement to the Taranaki Herald 2 December 1893 for photographer W.A. Collis, Devon Street, New Plymouth.
On reverse: Dec. 2 1893
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ARC2005-401

Shows the Waitara River and fortifications and two section drawings of the Manukorihi Pa. Inset shows the coastline and Waiongana River. Drawn and surveyed by Fred A. Carrington between the years 1840 and 1846. Inscription: 'W.H. Skinner Esq., with kind regards from his old friend O. Carrington, Taranaki".
Scale: 60 feet to 1 inch. Size: 67cm x 100cm.
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ARC2005-116

In January 1841 Frederick Alonzo Carrington, Chief Surveyor for the Plymouth Company of New Zealand, selected the site for the settlement of New Plymouth. He subsequently made a topographical survey and planned a layout of the town.
Plan of the town and part of the settlement of New Plymouth, New Zealand, 1841-1842. A map of New Plymouth showing some street names, Pa sites (unnamed), reserves and topographical and coastal features. Inset map 'The Islands of New Zealand'.
Scale: 4 inches to 1 mile
Size: 555mm(H) x 380mm(W)
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ARC2004-287

Plan of the settlement of New Plymouth showing street names, native reserves, company reserves for sale, unappropriated sections and those sections sold or doubtful. Designed and drawn by Fred A. Carrington, Chief Surveyor Plymouth Company of New Zealand, 1 March 1842. ]
Scale: 6 chains to 1 inch
Size: 500mm (H) x 720mm (W)
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ARC2004-285

World War II poster advertising the 3rd Liberty Loan. Image depicts a head and shoulder portrait of a young pilot dressed in flying attire with blue sky and aircraft in background. Text above pilot (in white) reads: "HE OFFERS HIS LIFE!" while the text below pilot reads (in black): "Will you not lend your money?" Red printed band at base of poster with white text inside reads: "3rd LIBERTY LOAN". Printed lower left edge: "C. M. BANKS LTD. WELLINGTON". 1943
76 x 50.5cm
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A96.453

World War II poster advertising the 3rd Liberty Loan. Image depicts a head and shoulder portrait of a young pilot dressed in flying attire with blue sky and aircraft in background. Text above pilot (in white) reads: "HE OFFERS HIS LIFE!" while the text below pilot reads (in black): "Will you not lend your money?" Red printed band at base of poster with white text inside reads: "3rd LIBERTY LOAN". Printed lower left edge: "C. M. BANKS LTD. WELLINGTON". 1943
76 x 50.5cm
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A96.452

World War II poster advertising the 3rd Liberty Loan. Plain paper with a head and shoulder portrait of a middle aged man with a surprised look on his face. A red and white speach bubble next to him reads: "WHO - ME?" Text (in red) above man reads: "YES! YOU!" Blue and red sticker over the lower section of the man's face reads: "ARE YOU IN? It's everybody this time!" Text then goes on to explain the terms for each 10 pounds. Bright red bold text at lower edge of poster reads: "3rd LIBERTY LOAN 35,000,000". Printed in small red text lower left edge: "C. M. Banks Ltd., Wellington" (manufacturer). 1943.
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A96.450

World War II poster advertising the 3rd Liberty Loan. Poster is on plain paper and depicts a head and shoulder image of a woman in blue with darkish hair and red lipstick. Her hair is neatly pulled back. A speech bubble to her right reads: "WHO - ME?" while text below the image reads: "YES! YOU TOO / should be in the / 3RD / LIBERTY / LOAN / 35,000,000". Printed by C.M. Banks Ltd., Wellington (printed lower left edge). 1943.
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A96.445

Ink and watercolour relief map showing streams and contours. Also with surveyed streets and roads superimposed. Nine pa sites shown including Pukeori, Oronga, Whakawhitiwhiti, Okoare, Pahakaka, Maripu, Pukiekie, Pukaka and Rungapiko. The coast and inland to devon Street from Cutfield Road west is not depicted. Handwritten in pencil upper left and centre: "New Plymouth, New Zealand / by F.A. Carrington 1843 / Scale 20 chains to an inch." Also handwritten in black ink at lower left hand side edge is the following fragmented text: " New Zealand / ...rington / ... 3".
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A93.835

Ink and wash relief map of the Te Henui River and some districts to the east as far as Mangorei Road. Devon Street in the north, south to about the edge of Awanui Cemetary. Includes a tributary of the Henui now about the line of railway at Strandon/Waiwaka Terrace. Handwritten in black ink lower left: "Enui River / New Plymouth / New Zealand / by F.A. Carrington 1843". Also handwritten in pencil top left corner "3" within a circle.
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A93.834

Ink and watercolour map of swamp in tributary of Waimea Stream - Ferndale area with some fragmentary surrounding contours in pencil. Also shows Pahakaka pa sketched in pencil (on corner of Waimea / Frankley St). Surveyed roads in pencil and most of area crosshatched with pencil.
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A93.833

Ink and watercolour relief map showing stream and contours with pencilled(?) streets. Handwritten in pencil below river on left hand side edge: "MANGOATUKU".
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A93.832

Ink and watercolour relief map showing surveyed streets, Mangaotuku stream and Kawaroa coastline. Rungapiko pa on the Mangaotuku stream (Young Street). Area between coast and Wallace Place/Dawson - Cutfield Road. Handwritten in black ink lower left corner "Part of Town / New Plymouth / New Zealand / by F.A. carrington / 1843." Also handwritten in pencil lower left above title: "Scale 6 chs to 1 inch".
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A93.831

Ink and watercolour relief map of lower section of Waiwakaiho River from Clemow Road to the sea. Now Peringa Park, Lake Rotomaru etc. Handwritten in black ink lower left corner: "Part of the coast and River Waiwakaiho / New Plymouth / New Zealand / by F.A. Carrington 1843." Also written is "Waiwakaiho R" handwritten in pencil upper right centre (on lower river) and "Coast" handwritten in pencil upper left. Also faint pencil inscription - probably replicating that of lower left - in upper right corner.
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A93.830

Ink map of relief of part of New Plymouth with surveyed streets/roads and part a stream. Possibly a branch of tributory of Huatoki - south end of Cutfield Road west of "Victoria Park" on the "Plan of the Town and Part of the Settlement of New Plymouth New Zealand" by Fred A. Carrington. North is on the right. Handwritten in black ink top left corner: "E19.193".
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A93.829

Detailed map of lower Henui with Purakau Pa and the houses of Weekstown (Strandon) from the coast to Devon Street. Hand written in ink lower left: "Part of the Coast & River Enui / New Plymouth / New Zealand / by F.A. Carrington / 1843" and "Henui R" handwritten in pencil on river estuary.
Original topographical map of lower beaches and northward beach extension of Henui River with earthworks of Purakau Pa (now Baring Terrace). Part of map published as "Plan of Town and Part of the Settlement of New Plymouth, New Zealand/Selected, Surveyed and Delineated by F.A. Carrington".
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A93.828

Relief map showing Henui River and surrounding tributaries in present Awanui(?) - Cumberland Street area of the city. Depicts blue meandering river crossing vertically - middle left with numerous thin blue tributaries. River surrounded by vegetation - represented in black ink. Handwritten lower right corner in black ink: "Part of the River Enui / New Plymouth / New Zealand / by F.A. Carrington / 1843."
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A93.826

Ink, watercolour and pencil relief map of Brooklands and surrounding area. Part of F.A. Carrington's map entitled "Plan of the Town and Part of the Settlement of New Plymouth". Shows Brooklands - property of Capt. King with their house and that of adjourning owner Aubrey with access from Eliot Street, streams, ponds and swamps in blue, cultivated garden in sepia with surrounding fence. Surveyed street/roads grid overlaid on relief map. Handwritten in black ink lower left corner: "Brooklands / New Plymouth, New Zealand / by F.A. Carrington 1842". Also "West No 2 (of 5)" handwritten in pencil upper right. Also a multiplication sum 25 / 18 / 200 / 25 " handwritten in ink upper middle edge.
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A93.825
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