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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

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

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

This is the Saunders-Roe Cutty Sark used by the NZ Permanent Air Force (predecessor to the RNZAF) in the early 1930s. Based at Hobsonville, it was used for general duties and carried out the first recorded air-sea rescues in New Zealand.
Accession No
PHO2010-0021

An aerial photograph of earthworks forming the shore end of the third wharf at the New Plymouth Port. The New Zealand Shipping Company's Taupo, is berthed at Moturoa Wharf near the top of the photograph. The Union Steam Ship Company's Kaitoa (left), and the Blue Star Lines Melbourne Star are berthed on one side of Newton King Wharf. The Dutch vessel Schie Lloyd is berthed at on the other side of Newton King Wharf.
Accession No
PHO2010-0059

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

View looking East up central Devon Street, New Plymouth from near the intersection with Currie Street. Motor vehicles, people riding bicycles and a horse and cart can be seen driving up and down the street. Further vehicles, and bikes are parked in the street. Pedestrians are visible on the footpath and on the street. Commercial premises line either side of the street. Some of the names of the businesses can be read.
Accession No
PHO2013-0095

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

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

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
View of Urenui Beach and river mouth. There is a wagon and a group of several men in the foreground. The men are holding tools including an axe and spade, and some cooking equipment. There is thick bush on the left of the scene and cliffs visible in the background. There seem to be power lines running across the scene.
Accession No
PHO2014-0378

View across Waitara River to township. Buildings visible in distance. Photograph and paper caption matted.
Accession No
A96.167

View of farmland from William Bolland Davies' homestead on Frankley Road, New Plymouth. There is a large tree stump and a group of Punga trees in the foreground and a group of Pine trees on the right. A stream or lake runs through the centre of the photograph. The mid- and background shows primarily cleared paddocks with fences and groups of trees. There is a building in the midground on the right.
Accession No
PHO2013-0126

A group of eight men in military uniform posed in front of the Sphinx and pyramids at Giza, Egypt on Boxing Day 1914. There are other people and a camel visible in the distance on the right. Back row : (left to right) F. Crompton, R.H. Bailey, F. Hagenson. Centre row : A Harding, V. Hall, E. Stanley. Front Row : N. Harding, A. Hagenson. This image appeared in the Auckland Weekly News 13 May 1915.
Accession No
PHO2013-0138

View of Devon Street, New Plymouth, 1876. There are buildings either side of the road. The building in the foreground on the left side is a white two storied building. It has the word "Sons" and has clothing in the windows. On the left of the image three figures stand under a street lamp. In the middleground two signs saying "Railway" and "Crossing" are visible where the railway tracks cross Devon Street.
Accession No
PHO2008-1904

Photograph of a group of New Zealand Wars veterans standing in front of provincial buildings. Four rows of men stand on the steps to the building. The men are wearing suits and many of them have war medals. The photograph has been mounted onto a grey coloured card.
Accession No
PHO2009-059

Full length studio portrait of Charles Robert Barker in military uniform. The ribbon on the medal pinned to his chest has been hand coloured. He stands in front of a painted studio backdrop of a woodland scene.
Accession No
PHO2009-129

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

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Major General Sir George Stoddart Whitmore. He is leaning against a studio prop and is wearing full military uniform. He holds a sword in one hand. 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
PHO2011-2278

Name/Title
Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Sir Donald McLean. He is seated in profile and is wearing a suit. A curtain and a table with a large vase are visible on the left of the image. 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
PHO2011-2279

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of the Honorable Thomas Russell. He is wearing a suit with a large bow tie. 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
PHO2011-2280

Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Captain John Bryce of the Kai Iwi Cavalry Volunteers. The portrait is a bust portrait and shows Bryce wearing a suit. His head is turned to the side. 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
PHO2011-2281

Name/Title
Copy photograph of a studio portrait of Colonel William Charles Lyon. He is seated and is wearing military uniform. He is missing one arm. 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
PHO2011-2282

Name/Title
Copy photograph of a studio portrait of James Booth RM. The photograph is a bust portrait and shows Booth in profile. He is wearing a suit and has a long beard. 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
PHO2011-2283
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