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Copy of original carte de visite portrait of Lieutenant B. Leonard of the 70th (Surrey) Regiment. Dressed in military uniform and looking to his right, Leonard wears a pillbox cap held on with a chin strap and a coat adorned with toggles. Sporting a moustache, Leonard leans on an elaborate counter, stacked with books, one of which appears under his right arm. His right leg crosses over his left, and his left arm is at his side. An arm chair sits just behind Leonard, to his left. In the background on his right hangs a curtain, behind the counter upon which Leonard leans, running along the top-left edge of the photograph. The photograph is included on page 47 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0079

Copy of original carte de visite portrait of Lieutenant Henry Bally of the 70th (Surrey) Regiment. Bally appears in formal civilian wear, with a moustache and his hair parted in the middle. Facing to his right, Bally leans on a podium with his left arm on top of his right. A studio curtain is draped in the background behind Bally, on the right of the photograph. The photograph is included on page 47 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0078

Copy of original photograph portrait of Captain Thomas Deering Backhouse of the 70th (Surrey) Regiment. Backhouse appears in formal civilian wear, with a moustache and full sideburns, reading in an armchair. Facing to the right, Backhouse has his right leg crossed over his left and his arms rest on the chair, holding his reading material. The background is likely a studio set of a wall with a painted window, which is partially visible on the right side of the photograph. The photograph is included on page 47 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0077

Copy of original studio vignette carte de visite portrait of Captain J.R. Collins of the 70th (Surrey) Regiment. This close-up portrait shows Collins, dressed in military uniform with a sash, facing forward-right. Collins has a small moustache and his hair is parted in the middle. The photograph is included on page 47 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0076

Copy of original studio carte de visite portrait of Captain Wright of the 70th (Surrey) Regiment. Wright sits in a chair, facing to his left, dressed in civilian attire. His hair is parted to the side, he dons a moustache and appears resting his hands on his upper lap. To his left side lies a dog, and in the background hangs floral fabric, seen at the left side of the photograph, appearing blurred along the edge. The photograph is included on page 47 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0075

Copy of original studio vignette portrait of Doctor Wadsworth of the 70th (Surrey) Regiment. Appearing from the lower chest up and looking forward, Wadsworth is dressed in military uniform. His hair is parted in the middle and dons a large beard and moustache. A line of small light-toned patches appear across his left breast and the shoulder strap on his jacket's left side is visible. Left edge of original photograph inset, making mount surface visible. The photograph is included on page 47 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0074

Photograph of memorial hatchment for the 70th (Surrey) Regiment displayed in the Taranaki Cathedral Church of St. Mary, painted by Reverend Philip Walsh in 1899. The hatchment features two flags crossing, one the Union Jack, the other the 70th regiment flag with a wreath and box, featuring the Union Jack in the top left corner. At the top, between the flags, "LXX" appears below the British Crown. Painted below, across the flagpoles, is a banner reading "SURREY REGIMENT". The painting is a square shape, rotated 45 degrees. The painting appears mounted on a light surface, in a dark-toned frame, where the background surface and photographic paper are visible at the edges. The photograph is included on page 47 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0073

Copy of original studio vignette portrait of Lieutenant Howard of the 70th (Surrey) Regiment. Appearing from the lower chest up and looking forward-right, Howard is dressed in military uniform, with a sash and pocketwatch chain. His hair is parted in the middle and dons a moustache with full sideburns. Howard's partially visible right arm rests across his torso. The photograph is included on page 47 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0072

Copy of original group portrait of the 68th Durham L.I. Regiment, taken in Tauranga during 1864, possibly at the regiment's headquarters. In the back row, from left, appear Bugler Smith, Private Hurley, Adjutant Covey (leaning), Lieutenant Kay, Doctor Best, Colonel Greer (seated), Major Shuttleworth (seated), Lieutenant Woodward, Captain Light (leaning), Lieutenant Ilderton, Captain Cox, Colonel Sergeant Hemus, Sergeant Major Tudor. Appearing in the front row, sitting, from left, are L.M. Sladden, Lieutenant Turner, Lieutenant Robley (on ground), Lieutenant Caldicott (on ground), Doctor Aplin, Lieutenant Greene.
All men wear military uniform. Smith and Hurley each wear light-toned belts. Covey leans on the shoulder of Sladden while holding the back of a chair. Kay faces slightly to his right. Turner sits facing his left, and holds a cane in his right hand and his hat in his left (all other men wear theirs). Shuttleworth holds a cane upright in his right hand, and has his left hand in his pocket. Aplin and Greene both sit with their legs crossed, and Green faces his right. Cox holds a sword at his left hand side. Hemus wears a belt, chain and sash, holding a rifle at his right hand side. Tudor, also wearing a belt, holds a sword at his left hand side.
The men are photographed outside on a dirt ground, in front of single storey building with three large windows. The roof of the building is low and can be seen at the top. The photograph is included on page 45 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0071

Copy of original studio portrait of General Sir Fiennes Middleton Colvile
of the 43rd Regiment. Portrait shows Colville in his later years, in military uniform, seated with his left hand resting in his lap (he lost his right arm in a battle near Warea in 1865). He is wearing four medals on his left breast. His feathered hat rests on a small table to his right and his sword is leaning on his left leg.The photograph is included on page 45 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0070

Copy of original full body portrait of Colonel William Henry Kenny, late 73rd Regiment. Colonel Kenny appears standing, facing forward, in a photographic studio. Dressed in military uniform, Kenny appears holding his hat in his right hand and his sword in his left hand. The photograph is included on page 45 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0069

Copy of original group portrait of Non Commission Officers and Privates of the 68th Regiment. From left, Colonel Sergeant Hickson, Private Keogh, Private Bedson, Private Wade, Seargent Murray (V.C.). Taken at Portsmouth most likely after the regiment's return from New Zealand. They all appear wearing military uniform, holding rifles. Hickson is facing forward, looking towards his left. Keogh and Bedson are standing in profile, facing each other. Wade is facing forward, looking towards his left. Murray is standing in profile, facing towards his right. The officers and privates are standing in a grassed area, with a path running behind them. There are trees and a military structure in the background. There is a building partially visible on the right. There is also a person partially visible in the background on the left. The photograph is included on page 45 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2017-0068

Photograph of memorial hatchment for the the 58th Regiment. The hatchment is part of a series painted by Reverend Philip Walsh in 1899, displayed in the Taranaki Cathedral Church of St. Mary. It features The British Crown, underneath which appears the number '58'. Two flags cross in the middle of the painting, the Union Jack on the left and the 58th regimental flag on the right. Between the flags is a painted medallion depicting the regiment's insignia. A ribbon features across and wrapped around the flagpoles, reading "RUTLANDSHIRE REGT." Directly below, at the bottom of the hatchment is an image of a sphinx, in profile facing left. The painting is square shaped, rotated 45 degrees and appears mounted on a light surface, in a dark-toned frame. The photograph is included on page 43 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2016-0079

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Glass plate copy negative of original photograph depicting John Fleming. The original photograph was a group portrait and the copy negative shows Fleming with a woman partially visible on his right and a man partially visible on his left. Fleming is wearing a suit jacket and waistcoat over a light-toned shirt and a tie. He has a fob chain on his left side. He is also wearing a hat. The shoulder of the woman on his right has been scratched out on the negative, presumably so that the portrait of Fleming can be cut into an oval without the shoulder being seen.
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PHO2016-0061

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Glass plate negative portrait of Mr Kuriger. Kuriger is seated and is looking directly at the camera. He is wearing a three-piece suit with a shirt and tie, and has a fob chain on his left. He has a full moustache and short hair parted on his left side.
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PHO2015-0278

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Copy photograph of original portrait of General Robert Henry Wynyard, C.B. (1801-1864), 58th (Rutlandshire) Regiment. Wynyard was the Superintendant of the Province of Auckland, Commander of the Troops, & Officer administering the Government of New Zealand 1855. He is shown in three-quarter profile seated on a wooden chair, turned towards his right. He is wearing military uniform and his holding a sword in his left hand. His hat is sitting on a table on his right. The photograph is included on page 43 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0262

Copy photograph of original bust portrait of his Excellency General Robert Henry Wynyard, C.B. (1801-1864), 58th (Rutlandshire) Regiment. As stated in the caption to the photograph Wynyard was the "Superintendant of the Province of Auckland, Commander of the Troops, & Officer administering the Govt. of New Zealand 1855." Wynyard is seated with his left arm leaning on the back of a chair. He is wearing a dark jacket with layered detailing down the front over a shirt and bow tie. He has short hair and full sideburns. The photograph is included on page 43 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0261

Copy photograph of original double portrait of Lieutenants Henry Duppa Alfred Cutbill and Edward Charles Colley Foster, 12th Regiment. Cutbill is standing with a walking stick in his right hand and is turned towards his right. Foster is seated in a carved chair with his left elbow on the back of the chair and his hand propping up his head. Both men are wearing military uniform. Foster's 12th Regiment cap is sitting on his right leg. The men appear to be outdoors in front of a thatched structure. The reference to "Matauata" in the title may be Mataatua. The photograph is included on page 42 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0254

Copy photograph of original full-length portrait of Lieutenant Edward Charles Colley Foster, 12th Regiment. Foster is standing with his right hand resting on a table and is holding gloves and a walking stick in his left hand. He is wearing military uniform with a sash over his chest. He has a full moustache and beard. The table on Foster's right has a pile of books and a 12th Regiment cap sitting on it, and there is a curtain in the background. The photograph is included on page 42 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0253

Copy photograph of original double portrait of Captain W. Onslow and Lieutenant Ward, 12th Regiment. Onslow is seated on a carved chair with his legs crossed, looking off to his left. Ward is standing with his right hand in his pocket and his 12th Regiment cap in his left hand. A painted studio background with an arched window is visible behind them on the left and there is a geometric patterned rug on the floor. Both men are in military uniform. The photograph is included on page 42 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0252

Copy photograph of original full-length portrait of Lieutenant Wynington, 12th Regiment. Wynington is standing with his legs crossed and his left hand in his pocket and a walking stick in his right hand. He is wearing a dark military jacket and trousers, and a 12th Regiment cap. He also has a fob in his left pocket. There is a painted studio background behind Wynington with a coastal scene visible through an arched window, and a curtain behind him on his left. The photograph is included on page 42 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0251

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Copy photograph of original bust portrait of Doctor Davis, 57th (Middlesex) Regiment. Davis is turned slightly towards his right. He is wearing a dark shirt and has a moustache and a very full beard and sideburns. The photograph has been cut into a circle except for the annotation at the bottom. The photograph is included on page 42 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0250

Copy photograph of original bust portrait of Lieutenant Charles Edward Hurst, 12th Regiment. Hurst is shown looking slightly to his left. He is wearing a dark military jacket. He has a beard, and full moustache and sideburns. The photograph is included on page 42 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0249

Copy photograph showing the monument to the 57th (Middlesex) Regiment at the Te Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth. The monument is made of a tall obelisk on a series of square bases. There is a fence surrounding the monument with diagonal panels on each side and elaborate caps on the corner posts. Trees are visible in the background. The photograph is included on page 42 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0248

Copy photograph of original informal group portrait showing officers from the 57th (Middlesex) Regiment in Whanganui, 1864. The officers are standing in front of a house with a large tree and white picket fence out front. They are wearing a mixture of military and civilian outfits. From left they are Lieutenants Mills, Clayton, Powell, Down (V.C.), Captain Woodall, Colonel Hassard, Major Shortt, Colonel Butler, Ensign Cumming, Doctor Davis and Lieutenant Waller. The photograph is included on page 41 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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PHO2015-0246
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