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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

William Bolland Davies sitting in front of a grapefruit tree (the 2nd graefruit tree of that species in New Zealand). Davies is wearing a three-peice suit with dark-tone jacket and waistcoat. He has a white shirt and mid-tone tie and is holding a bowler hat in his left hand. Davies appears to be balding and has a short beard and moustache.
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PHO2013-0103

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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

Commemorative photographic portrait printed on enamel of New Zealand's first labour Prime Minister, Michael Joseph Savage. Hook on reverse for hanging as well as stand.
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PHO2006-083

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Portrait of Dorothy Ella Davies (nee Ruebe). She is wearing a white shirt. She has a small pendant around her neck and is wearing wire-framed glasses. The photograph is housed in a textured grey card enclosure with a lion embossed on the front.
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PHO2013-0115

Portrait of gardener, naturalist and conservationist William Walter Smith (1852-1942). Smith poses in front of a back-drop of foliage wearing a suit and tie. He looks to the right so that his face is shown in profile. His hands are clasped behind his back.
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PHO2012-0002

The 1935 West Carnival Queen, June Thurston, stands bedecked in an elaborate crown, a cloak with a long train and a sash. She holds a sceptre and orb. She wears a long white dress with floral detailing and frills about the waist. A richly carved chair can be seen behind her.
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PHO2011-2530

The HMS Achilles entering from the right with the New Zealand flag at the front of the boat and a large group of men standing behind it. The end of the breakwater is just visible on the left edge of the photograph. The HMS Achilles was part of the Royal New Zealand Navy in WWII and participated in the Battle of River Plate.
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PHO2010-0024

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Head and shoulder portrait photograph of either a portrait painting or a heavily retouched photograph of Peter Elliott. Elliott arrived in New Plymouth on the 'Amelia Thompson' ship. The photograph has been cut to an oval shape and mounted on a mount board.
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PHO2009-233

Photograph of Ann Burgess memorial afternoon tea for returned servicemen, held in the New Plymouth army drill hall, circa 1950s-1960s. Large tables are set up for afternoon tea. Tables in the foreground are largely empty and are decorated with vases of flowers. The tables in the background are full with mostly men dressed in suits. Ann Burgess, M.B.E., was the wife of former New Plymouth Mayor Charles H. Burgess. She was well known for establishing the Women's Patriotic Committee during WWI and the ANZAC Day afternoon teas at the New Plymouth drill hall, which commenced in 1918 and continued under her direction until the organisation of the event was handed over to the New Plymouth Returned Services Association in 1947.
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PHO2009-174

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Head and shoulders studio portrait of Nickolas Goodwin (born: 22 July 1913; died: 11 November 2000). Goodwin is 21 years when this photograph was taken in 1934. He wears a suit jacket and a patterned tie. His left forearm rests on a ledge at the bottom of the photograph.
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PHO2011-2462

Arthur James Goodwin (13.07.1864-26.07.1927) stands in a grassy field in front of a tree and wooden objects. He wears trousers, suspenders and a tie. He has a moustache. His hands are in his pockets.
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PHO2011-2453

Head and shoulders portrait of Mary Elizabeth Goodwin (01.05.1912-26.04.1977). She wears a floral patterned blouse. Her hair is cropped short and is set in tight curls and finger waves.
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PHO2011-2461

Studio portrait of Jane Agnes Parker nee Goodwin (20.01.1902-06.05.1989). She rests her head on her left hand. She wears a watch on her left wrist and a long beaded necklace.
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PHO2011-2466

Margaret Catherine Horgan (06.08.1932-) is seated on a bench in front of a curtain and a screen. She wears a formal and lacy white dress and lacy gloves. She carries a bouquet of flowers. She wears a necklace on a dark chain.
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PHO2011-2471

Head and shoulders studio portrait of Noeline Margaret Parker (b. 03.02.1936). She wears a light coloured blouse over a striped top. A pearl necklace is just visible.
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PHO2011-2476

Debutant portrait of Molly Emily Goodwin (b. 20.01.1940). She wears a white dress with a distinctive cross-over front collar with lace trim. Her hands rest in her lap. She holds a small posy and wears gloves. Behind her is a trellis decorated with flowers.
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PHO2011-2477

Studio head and shoulders portrait of Rhoda Ann Horgan (b. 30.03.1943) aged 20 years. She wears a dark coloured v-neck top and a three-strand pearl necklace.
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PHO2011-2478

Photograph of three veterans of the 43rd Regiment. All three of the men are dressed in suits and are wearing hats. They are seated. Each of the men are holding bugles in their right hands.
From left to right: Bugler William Wales, Bandsman C. Turnbridge, Bugler John Mynott.
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PHO2009-096

Published copy of a photograph of the Waihi Redoubt in Normanby. The photograph would have appeared in a magazine or newspaper. Image depicts a group of relaxed soldiers on the grounds in front of the redoubt. Many of the men are reclining. Buildings and structures within the walls of the redoubt can be seen in the background.
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PHO2009-101

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Franz Zimmerman was born 11 Sept 1848 in West Prussia, Poland. In 1874 he married Barbara Zeller in Poland and they later emigrated to Wellington, New Zealand, arriving in 1876. Franz stands in front of a door. The door is slightly ajar. He wears a suit and a hat and stands with the aid of a walking stick. Franz Zimmerman died 27 September1938.
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PHO2011-2452

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Peter Paul Zimmerman (b. 21 June 1902-3 February 1990). He was the son of Joseph and Joanna Zimmerman. Peter sits on a wooden bench. His arms are folded across his chest. Behind him is a studio backdrop. He wears a suit and tie. He was 21 years when this photograph was taken.
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PHO2011-2456

Alexander Martin Zimmerman (b.12 May 1901; d.12 March 1986) stands beside a chair. He is 21 years old when this photograph was taken. One of his hands is positioned in the pocket of his trousers, the other rests on the back of the chair. He wears a three piece suit with some flowers in the button hole and a brooch on his vest. His hair is centrally parted. He was the son of Joseph and Joanna Zimmerman.
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PHO2011-2459

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Infant seated holding a toy.
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WD.018617

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Man wearing a suit.
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WD.018618
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