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Silver gelatin photograph of the Waitara Freezing Works mounted on card. The large weatherboard-clad building has a fence running along the left side with bushes in front and a tree in the background on the right. There is a dog standing on the left on a path that runs along the front of the building.
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PHO2016-0052

Photograph of William Bolland Davies' homestead on Frankley Road, New Plymouth. The house is seen surrounded by bush with sheds and a fence visible on the left. There are three people and a dog standing in front of the house, a person in white standing to the left of the house, another person standing further to the left, and another person standing on the hill to the left of the house.
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PHO2013-0124

Military photograph with 13 men in full military uniform standing in front of a group of trees. Two of the men are carrying flags and the others are carrying bayonets. Victor Caddy Davies is thrid from the right in the front row. The uniform he is wearing is also part of Puke Ariki's collection.
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PHO2013-0128

Photograph of two men standing at the front of a whare with bush in the background. A dog looking back at them is at the forefront of the image. The whare is made of wooden slatted walls with a straw-like material for the roof.
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PHO2015-0205

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

Princesses and Queen of the 1936 Inglewood Primary School Queen Carnival. Pictured left to right: Sybil Bennett, Peggy Alleman (Queen), Barbara Grant and Agnes Lovell (now Brabin, aged 7 in picture). The carnival was a fundraising event where the parents of the four princesses had to raise money and the princess whose family raised the most money was crowned Queen. All four girls are wearing long dresses and holding flowers. The Queen has a crown on her head and wears a long cloak. Cups that were presented to each girl are placed at their feet. Carnival was held in the Inglewood Town Hall.
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PHO2009-134

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Copy photograph of Colonel G.J. Carey. Carey was Second in Charge of the Imperial Forces in New Zealand in 1861. He is shown from the chest up with his photograph cut out and pasted onto a round piece of paper. Carey appears to be wearing military uniform and he has a moustache and full beard. The photograph is included on page 27 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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PHO2014-0049

Collection of 26 photographs found during the demolition of Gibsons Motors / Newmans Bus Depot. Photographs include several views of the Mokau River punt; New Plymouth foreshore with view of Dicky Barret's grave; view of Marsland Hill barracks; an exterior view of Gibsons Motors; the 1927 opening of Mokau Bridge; several group images of Gibsons Motors staff; a view of the New Plymouth bowling club; multiple views of New Plymouth township (circa late 1800s); view of exterior of St Mary's Church with ivy growing over the walls; children weaving a maypole at New Plymouth High School; a view of the rock pool, Kawaroa; a photograph of Dick Kibby in the 'Sea Dog' jet boat on Waitara River; and a group photograph of Veterans Association, which includes George Gibson, the founder of Gibsons Motors Ltd.
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PHO2008-1841

Twelve members of the New Plymouth Harbour Board pictured next to the ship "Walkure". Sitting from left: E. Dockrill, E. Maxwell, J. B. Connett, Newton King and D. J. Hughes. The captain of the ship, Captain Westphal, is standing third from the right. Top of Paritutu visible upper right of photograph. Dated 10-20 June 1914.
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PHO2009-375

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Large Ngamotu crane taking up most of the picutre with claw grasping attachment on the end on what looks like a construction site, 1958.
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PHO2009-377

New Plymouth Harbour Board Offices (sign above door) with men standing outside and in windows looking at camera. Paritutu in background at top right corner.
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PHO2009-382

Street with full view two single story houses and portions of houses one either side. Large tree in background cut off at the top of the photograph.
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PHO2009-386

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Two men working inside the wooden frame of a boat inside a large workroom.
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PHO2010-0040

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The photograph shows construction work in front of the Breakwater Hotel. A loaded truck with a man standing in the foreground.
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PHO2010-0116

The photograph shows the approach to the Breakwater Hotel with train tracks and road in the foreground. Hills and houses are visible in the background.
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PHO2010-0117

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A tractor pulling a scraper in front of a section of land being reclaimed for the port at New Plymouth. A rubble wall separates the Tasman Sea from the land. 1966
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PHO2010-0142

Rock wall at reclamation site looking toward the port and Paritutu. 1966
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PHO2010-0143

Four men work on the motor of crane, one man stands in the cab, two men are walking under the cantilevered portion of the crane.
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PHO2010-0171

A large crowd of men and women are gathered before a man outside the main factory at Kaupokonui. The man addresses the crowd from a raised platform beneath a pyramid-shaped awning. A New Zealand? flag flies from one of the diagonal poles of the awning. The flags of other nations fly from ropes extending from the awning poles. Behind the speaker and flags a lot of scaffolding is visible. Most of the crowd wear hats. There are two horses in the bottom left hand side of the photograph.
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PHO2011-2501

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A wooden bridge extends across a river from the left hand side of the photograph. There is a grassy bank in the foreground. On the other opposite bank of the river there are several wooden buildings with many chimneys. There is a man wearing a hat sitting on the bridge.
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PHO2011-2507

Eleven men are gathered in two rows against the wall of a building. The back row has eight men in it, all are standing. The front row has three men, all seated. The man in the middle of the front row is more formally dressed than the other men, he wears a coat, scarf, waistcoat, tie and watch chain and is holding a hat and walking stick. There is a large round of cheese resting against this man's legs. The label on the cheese reads "NEW ZEALAND PRODUCE / REG NO: / LBS NET / KAPONGA / NO: / DATE / FULL CREAM FACTORY CHEESE."
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PHO2011-2512

William Swadling (ca. 1860-1912) and his daughter Doris Swadling (1904-1960) both ride horses by the largest rata tree in the Kaponga district which was sited on the Swadling farm. The two riders are seen in profile with the large trunk of the rata tree behind them. Doris rides a smaller horse. William wears a hat.
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PHO2011-2513

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A post-card photograph showing the wooden buildings of the Kaponga Creamery. The buildings are single-storied and have pointy chimneys. Another darker toned wooden structure is visible to the left of the photograph, this is raised on stilts and has a large round vat attached to it. There are two horse-drawn carts, each with a man in it and trays filled with barrels, near this raised structure. A further cart, empty and without horses lies furher to the right. A telegraph pole dominates the right hand side of the composition. There is a pile of timber on the left hand side of the photograph.
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PHO2011-2523

Street view showing Kaupokonui Central Factory, the name "KAUPOKONUI CO-OP CENTRAL FACTORY" can be read on single-storied building in the distance. Larger buildings frame the left and right hand sides of the photograph. Some men can be seen standing on the threshold of these buildings. There are two horse drawn carriages and a motor vehicle on the street.
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PHO2011-2531

View of Kaupokonui Dairy Co-op. A sign beginning "KAUPOKONUI CO.." is just visible. Horse-drawn carriages filled with vats line up alongside factory buildings. Several man can be seen sitting in the carriages. In one carriage a man lifting a vat is visible. In the foreground there are piles of roughly chopped timber.
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PHO2011-2532
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