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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

Lithograph depicting a Greek belly amphora decorated with scenes relating to the Taranaki Wars (1860-1866) and Tītokowaru's War (June 1868 to March 1869). All the figures represented on the amphora are in Greek style. The main frieze on the body of the amphora shows Riwha Tītokowaru sitting on a tree stump while prodding the embers of a fire with a stick. He is wearing a hat and chequered blanket. He is framed by two ponga trees. A bird with wings depicted as stylised eyes sits in the tree behind Tītokowaru. Behind that tree another Greek vase sits on the ground holding a tewhatewha and a cross. A taniwha figure is pictured in front of the opposite ponga tree. The friezes above the central image show settlers arriving on ships and pulling carts in convoy, a line of sheep and Mount Taranaki. The friezes below the central image show more processions of settlers arriving with carts and goods.
Accession No
PA2012.029

Lithograph depicting Te Whiti and Tītokowaru discussing the question, 'what is peace?'. Both men are represented in a Greek style. Te Whiti is wearing a cloak and hat and is holding a taiaha. Tītokowaru is wearing a chequered blanket and is holding a tewhatewha. His hat is resting against his seat. Both men are bent over a small table and are gesturing with one hand. On the left of the image a statue of Captain Cook is camouflaged in a tree, possibly a rata. Another tree, also possibly a rata, is visible on the right of the image. Vegetation including ferns is depicted in the foreground and middleground. Mount Taranaki dominates the background.
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PA2012.030

Name/Title
Lithograph depicting four Greek neck and belly amphora vases decorated with various scenes relating to the Taranaki Wars (1860-1866) and Tītokowaru's War (June 1868 to March 1869). The vases are individually titled and all the figures are depicted in a Greek style. The vase depicted top left is titled "Neck Amphora by the Confiscation Painter, 1865-66, Side A: Teatime in Taranaki" and shows a settler family seated at a table eating a meal in a wooden hut. A dog sits begging for food at their feet. Part of Mount Taranaki is visible through the hut window. A figure wearing a lion skin is depicted digging on the neck of the vase. The vase depicted top right is titled "Neck Amphora by the Confiscation Painter, 1865-66, Side B: The Lost Harvest", which shows several figures on horseback brandishing weapons. A whare [Māori house] is burning behind them. Several figures are running away from the fire. A cabbage tree and other vegetation is visible in the foreground of the vase's body. A figure wearing a lion skin is looking through a surveying tool on the neck of the amphora. The vase depicted lower left is titled "Belly Amphora by the Provocation Painter 1868-69, Side A: The Burning Homestead" and shows a woman mourning over the body of a man. Two figures stand watching with their arms around each other. Two other figures carrying weapons are running from the scene. A burning hut is depicted on the neck of the amphora. The vase depicted lower right is titled "Belly Amphora by the Provocation Painter, 1868-69, Side B: Titokowaru waits" and shows Māori fortifications including trenches and wooden palisading. A tree and ferns are depicted on the left side of the vase. A small bird sits in the tree. Three figures with bird bodies and holding musical instruments are depicted on the neck of the amphora.
Accession No
PA2012.028

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".
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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".
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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

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Captain William Bazire Messenger. Messenger is seated and holds his sword in one hand. He is wearing military uniform and his cap rests in his lap. 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
PHO2011-2373

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Major Reginald Newton Biggs, killed on 10 November 1868 during a massacre in Poverty Bay, near Gisborne. The photograph is a bust portrait and shows Biggs in profile. He is wearing a suit and has a beard. 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
PHO2011-2374

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Captain John Glasford Corbett, Taranaki Military Settlers. Corbett is standing and his artificial leg can be clearly seen. He is leaning against a walking stick. He is wearing a suit. His hat is resting on a small table on the left of the image. Part of a chair and a curtain can be seen on the right of the photograph. 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
PHO2011-2375

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Captain Morrison, Armed Constabulary. The photograph is a bust portrait and shows Morrison wearing military uniform with cap. He has a long beard and 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
PHO2011-2376

Copy photograph of the Reverend Carl Sylvius Volkner, who was hanged by Maori at Opotiki on 2 March 1865. Volkner is pictured leaning against the frame of a doorway with an object held in one hand. He is wearing a suit and a clerical collar. The photograph is included on page 11 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
PHO2011-2457

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Reverend John Whiteley, killed at Pukearuhe Redoubt on 13 February 1869. Whiteley is seated in partial profile and holds a book in one hand. He is wearing a suit and a clerical collar. The photograph is included on page 11 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
PHO2011-2458

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of J. Fulloon, killed by Maori at Whakatane on 22 July 1865. The photograph is a bust portrait and shows Fulloon in profile. He is wearing a suit and has a goatee beard. The photograph is included on page 11 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
PHO2011-2460

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Lieutenant Bamber Gascoigne, killed during the attack on Pukearuhe Redoubt on 13 February 1869. Gascoigne is pictured leaning against a pedestal. He has a sword in one hand and his military cap sits on top of the pedestal. He is wearing military uniform and has a long beard. Studio props are visible in the background. The photograph is included on page 11 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
PHO2011-2464

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Private Richard Wallace, Wellington Rangers, who was killed in the battle at Te Ngutu o te Manu on 21 August 1868. Wallace is pictured standing between a table - draped with a patterned tablecloth - and a chair. He is wearing a suit. His hat is resting on top of the table. A painted backdrop is visible on the left of the image. The photograph is included on page 11 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
PHO2011-2465

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Lieutenant Thomas Ormsby Johnstone, 40th Regiment, who died in the battle of Nukumaru, Waverley, on 25 January 1865. Johnstone is seated and is holding a cane between his legs. He is wearing a suit jacket with a waistcoat and has a long beard. The photograph is included on page 11 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
PHO2011-2490

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Major William Magee Hunter, 1st Regiment of the Waikato Militia. He is seated and is wearing full military uniform. One arm is resting on a table. A studio backdrop is visible in the background. The photograph is included on page 11 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
PHO2011-2491

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Charles William Broughton, interpreter to the Armed Constabulary Forces, killed at Kākaramea pā, north west of Pātea, on 1 October 1865. The photograph is a bust portrait and shows Broughton wearing a jacket and waistcoat. He has a beard. The photograph is included on page 11 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
PHO2011-2492

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Hemi Te Waka, scout for the Imperial Forces, killed at Ahikereru pa in the Urewera on 7 May 1869 while pursuing Te Kooti's forces. Te Waka is pictured standing holding a rifle in both hands. He is wearing trousers, a shirt and a waistcoat. An unidentified object is visible at his feet on the right of the image. The photograph is included on page 12 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
PHO2011-2493

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Lieutenant Hastings, Wellington Rangers, killed at Te Ngutu o te Manu, South Taranaki, on 7 September 1868. Hastings is standing next to a chair and is leaning on a cane. He is wearing a jacket, waistcoat and trousers. A top hat is sitting on the chair. Studio props are visible in the background. The photograph is included on page 12 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
PHO2011-2495

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Major General Sir George Stoddart Whitmore. The photograph is a bust portrait and shows Whitmore dressed in a suit and wearing several medals. The photograph is included on page 2 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
PHO2011-2286

Copy photograph of a carte-de-visite portrait of Dr Isaac Earl Featherston, winner of the New Zealand Cross. He is seated and is wearing a suit. One hand is tucked into his jacket pocket. The photograph is included on page 1 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
PHO2011-2277
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