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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.
Accession No
PHO2013-0103

Name/Title
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".
Accession No
PHO2014-0049

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.
Accession No
PHO2013-0128

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.
Accession No
A64.063

Framed memorial photograph distributed by the Director of Graves Registration & Enquiries of Private Charles Lawrence Sattler's grave. Sattler was killed in action October 30th, 1916. On the right side is a silver gelatin photograph of Private Sattler's grave which consists of a white wooden cross inscribed with the following details: "In Memory of 157 84 Pte C. L. Sattler 2nd W.I.B. NZEF Killed in Action Oct. 30 1916." "E.Z. 6" in inscribed lower left corner of photograph. On the left side is the official documentation from the Director of Graves Registration & Enquiries which provides the following information:
Regiment: 2/Wellington Inf New Zealand;
Position of Grave: Cite' Bonjean Military Cemetary;
Nearest Railway Station: Armentieres.
The number of this particular photograph is 8/14318.
Accession No
A87.216

View of the memorial erected in memory of the Imperial and Colonial forces that fell in action or died in the Maori Wars. WF Gordon (Hon Secretary), W Parkinson (Contractor) and E Dockrill (Hon Treasurer) pictured standing to the left side of the memorial. The inscription is written in WF Gordon's' handwriting.
Accession No
PHO2009-218

Name/Title
An elderly Franz Zimmerman [Zimmermann] (11.09.1848- 27.09.1938) 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.
Accession No
PHO2011-2452

Name/Title
A young man (possibly Peter Paul Zimmerman 21.06.1902-3.02.1990) sits on a wooden bench. His arms are folded across his chest. Behind him is a studio backdrop. He wears a suit and tie.
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PHO2011-2456

Alexander Martin Zimmerman (12.05.1901-12.04.1986) stands beside a chair. One of his hands is 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.
Accession No
PHO2011-2459

Name/Title
Head and shoulders studio portrait of Nickolas Goodwin (22.07.1913-11.11.200) age 21. He wears a suit jacket and a patterned tie. His left forearm rests on a ledge at the bottom of the photograph.
Accession No
PHO2011-2462

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.
Accession No
PHO2012-0002

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.
Accession No
PHO2009-101

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.
Accession No
PHO2009-096

View of The Camphouse at North Egmont, Mount Taranaki. The Camphouse is pictured in the middleground and the foreground is dominated by large tree stumps. Mount Egmont, covered in snow, is visible in the background. The Camphouse was one of several buildings purpose-built to serve as military barracks during the Taranaki Wars and was previously sited on Marsland Hill during the Wars. It is the only surviving military barracks from this period. In 1891 it was moved to North Egmont for accommodation purposes.
Accession No
PHO2009-226

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.
Accession No
PHO2009-174

Two men, one sitting, one standing, on small spotter plane in forground with harbour works and buildings i the background.
The HMNZS Achilles participated in one of the first major battles of WWII, the Battle of River Plate, December 1939.
Accession No
PHO2010-0021

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.
Accession No
PHO2010-0024

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.
Accession No
PHO2011-2453

Name/Title
Man wearing a suit.
Accession No
WD.018618

Name/Title
Man wearing cycling regalia holding a bicycle with trophies.
Accession No
WD.018619

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Captain J Wilson, who was killed in the Poverty Bay Massacre on 10 November 1868. Wilson is seated and has one arm resting on a table. He is wearing military uniform. The photograph is included on page 10 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
Accession No
PHO2011-2368

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Captain George Augustus Preece, winner of the New Zealand Cross. Preece was awarded the Cross for bravery during the siege of Ngatapa pā, near Gisborne, from December 1868 - January 1869. The photograph is a bust portrait of Preece and shows him wearing a suit. He has a long beard. He is looking away from the camera. The photograph is included on page 10 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
Accession No
PHO2011-2369

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Inspector H. B. Leatham of the Colonial Defence Force. Leatham is wearing military uniform and has both his hands in the pockets of his jacket. He has a long beard. Studio props can be seen on the left of the image. The photograph is included on page 10 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
Accession No
PHO2011-2370

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Captain Frederick James Ross, killed on 12 July 1868 at the battle at Turuturu Mōkai redoubt near Hāwera. The photograph is a bust portrait and shows Ross in profile. He is wearing a suit. The photograph is included on page 10 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
Accession No
PHO2011-2371

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Captain J. Richard Rushton, New Zealand Militia. Rushton is seated in a chair and is wearing a suit and hat. A medal is pinned to his chest. He is holding an unidentified object in one hand. A table covered with an animal skin can be seen next to him. The photograph is included on page 10 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
Accession No
PHO2011-2372
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