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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

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

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

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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

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

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

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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

A large sign reading "KAUPOKONUI CO-OPERATIVE GENERAL STORE" identifies the subject. There are several horse-drawn carts outside the building. A man stands up in one of them. Another two men stand around the carts. There are two horses by the building beneath the sign.
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PHO2011-2534

Post-card photograph showing horse-drawn carts filled with milk canisters outside Kaupokonui factory buildings.
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PHO2011-2535

Three horse-drawn milk carts are shown outside the Kaupokonui Co-operative General Store. The carts are filled with milk canisters and are all driven by men wearing hats. A sign reading "KAUPOKONUI CO-OPERATIVE GENERAL STORE." identifies the building.
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PHO2011-2536

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.
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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

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.
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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.
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PHO2009-174

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip exiting the Criterion Hotel, Devon Street, New Plymouth. The Queen is dressed in a floral jacket and skirt and is wearing long gloves up to the elbow. She is holding a parcel and has a handbag over one arm. She is waving while looking to her left. Prince Philip is walking slightly behind her and is dressed in a dark suit. He is also looking to the left. The exterior of the Criterion Hotel is dressed with garlands of flowers.
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PHO2009-286

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip waving from the balcony of the Criterion Hotel, Devon Street, New Plymouth. The Queen is pictured on the left wearing a dress, gloves, pearls and a small hat. She is looking to her right. Prince Philip is wearing a suit, has one hand in his jacket pocket and is waving with the other. He is looking to his left. They are standing in front of a wrought iron railing.
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PHO2009-287

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.
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PHO2013-0095

A factory building dominates the composition. To the left of the building there are two horse-drawn carriages filled with cylindrical tanks. Pipes run from a balcony type part of the building to the tanks. There is one man standing in each of the carriages. The man closest to the front has been identified as Thomas Day. There is also a man seated on the balcony area of the building. There are various farm implements and pieces of machinery beside the building including a barrel. A wooden ladder rests against the balcony.
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PHO2011-2474

Panorama of staff outside the Ibbotson Brothers service station and garage on King Street, New Plymouth. Cars are parked on the left of the image and petrol pumps occupy the centre of the image. Three staff members are pictured to the left of the petrol pumps and six are pictured to the right of the pumps. The woman holding the cat near the centre of the image is Joy Holmes (nee Arnold). The Ibbotson Bros sign is visible above the garage doors in the background.
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PHO2008-1916

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.
Accession No
PHO2009-101
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